Clipped From Redlands Daily Facts
Man Found Near Death On Desert BARSTOW 'UPIi -A .54 -year-oId Army cook, found beaten, stabbed, covered with rocks and left to die on the dcserl. was in critical condition today at Camp Irwin hos nital. Jolm Malcsick wa.-; found late Wedne .-Jday in a dc^olalt area near Camp Irwin by two rockhound.s. He had been hit on the head with rocks and stabbed near tlic heart. He was not robbed and investigators said they found no apparent motive for the attack.