During the very early hours of Monday morning, an 80 year-old Sturgeon Bay man was the victim of substantial battery, robbery, strangulation, suffocation, and vehicle theft. The Sturgeon Bay police are currently requesting the public’s help in finding a male named Joseph A. Brown in connection with these crimes. They also believe he may have fled Door County and could could be in the Brown County Area. The stolen vehicle was described as a black 2011 Toyota Avalon 4-door with Wisconsin plates which read “WITTIG”. If you know of Brown’s possible whereabouts, you are asked not to approach him. You should call your local law enforcement. The Door County non-emergency number for the Door County Communication Center is 920-746-2416.