STAMFORD - Stamford police are looking for two people who beat and nearly stomped a man to death.

Investigators say Gerson Sura, 28, fought with the two men outside Curley's Diner early Monday morning.

Sura is now in a coma at Stamford Hospital.

A friend of Sura's found him on the street. According to police, the friend saw another man standing over the victim. Capt. Tom Wuennemann says that man wasn't involved in the assault, but is refusing to tell police what he witnessed. He's being held on unrelated charges.