An Arizona state representative from Pinal County was beaten, knocked unconscious, tied up and left bound inside his Casa Grande business after 2:30 p.m.Christmas Day.According to the article, Pratt was discovered by his wife at approximately 8 p.m. He is currently hospitalized in Phoenix with non-lifethreatening injuries.
Rep. Frank Pratt, R-Casa Grande, had gone to his shop, Pratt Pools, to check on it when he was attacked by someone already in the building in the 100 block of W. Cottonwood Lane, police said.
The Casa Grande Police Department (and presumably, the Pinal County Sheriff's Department) are looking for Pratt's state-issued vehicle, a gold-colored 2007 GMC Yukon with an Arizona license plate, 815 - KYJ.
If the vehicle is spotted, notify your local law enforcement agency via a call to 911. If you have any information about the crime, call the Casa Grande PD at 520-421-9700.
Best wishes on a speedy recovery go out to Rep. Pratt.