Woman charged with attempted murder in brick attack on 92-year-old

Woman accused of attacking 92-year-old man with brick charged with attempted murder

Woman accused of attacking 92-year-old man with brick charged with attempted murder

A woman arrested in connection with the brutal assault of a 92-year-old man who was struck with a concrete brick and berated during an attack on a Southern California sidewalk was charged Thursday with attempted murder.

Jones allegedly fled from the scene after the beating. "There's no harm that he meant for you to treat him the way you did". Prosecutors asked her bail be set at $1.125 million.

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Office told NBC News on Wednesday that the incident did not involve a hate crime.

Borjas, who said she witnessed the attack, said Rodriguez did nothing to provoke it, though she said Jones claimed he had bumped into her daughter.

Trump says Germany 'better watch themselves' in new assault
Mr Schäuble said: "The US president has a different way of communicating, which is unusual to me, and I do not like it". During the 2016 presidential campaign, he drew global condemnation for a call to ban Muslim immigration to the U.S.

Jones is scheduled to be arraigned Thursday afternoon. Woman arrested in brutal brick beating of 92-year-old man in Willowbrook The felony complaint includes special allegations that Jones personally used a deadly and unsafe weapon, a brick, during the commission of the crime and that she committed great bodily injury upon the victim, the DA's office said in a statement. She is set to appear in court on July 26. She also shouted "Go back to your country", a resident who witnessed the incident told a local CBS affiliate. The woman assaulted him without warning, hitting him with a concrete brick and enlisting a group of men to beat him, he said. Jones then picked up a brick and repeatedly smashed the man in the face, resulting in a broken cheekbone, broken ribs, bruises and lacerations on his face. He has since been released from the hospital and is now recovering.

He told reporters that he doesn't know why he was attacked and is grateful for the outpouring of community support and well wishes he's received. The family has been inundated with media requests and is asking for a brief reprieve as they try to get back to a sense of normalcy.

A Gofundme page created by Rodriguez's family to help pay for his medical bills has gone has already reached over $317,000, exceeding its original goal of $15,000.

Recommended News

  • 3 World Series Contenders Nobody is Talking About

    Despite being loaded on offense, the Cardinals have been inefficient in 2019 and rank near the bottom-10 in runs and home runs. Louis has title-winning pedigree and are loaded offensively, but thus far simply haven’t delivered consistent results.
    Croatian and French fans have their say. Part 2

    Croatian and French fans have their say. Part 2

    With a population of 4.2 million people as of 2016, Croatia is the smallest nation to make it to the final since Uruguay in 1950. It's hard to suppress Mario Mandzukic, who forced the game against Denmark in the round of 16 to a penalty shootout.
    Shaqiri signs for Liverpool

    Shaqiri signs for Liverpool

    Xherdan Shaqiri was one of the standouts in Russian Federation , not just for Switzerland but the 2018 FIFA World Cup in general. A transfer to Inter Milan followed in January 2015, but he quickly traded them for the Potters that August.
  • Former Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri replaces Antonio Conte as Chelsea head coach

    Former Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri replaces Antonio Conte as Chelsea head coach

    Jorginho , capped eight times, told the club's official website: "I am absolutely ecstatic to be here at Chelsea ". Speaking about his new job, Sarri said: 'I am very happy to be coming to Chelsea and the Premier League .
    Jaguar escapes habitat at Audubon Zoo, kills 6 animals

    Jaguar escapes habitat at Audubon Zoo, kills 6 animals

    The park was closed at the time and no humans were injured during the incident. But none of those incidents led to other animals being harmed or killed.
    Trump Hails Boris Johnson as Future PM: 'He's Got What It Takes'

    Trump Hails Boris Johnson as Future PM: 'He's Got What It Takes'

    The Sun is owned by Rupert Murdoch, a close ally of the president's, who also owns Fox News Network, Trump's favorite U.S. Trump further dealt a damaging blow to May by saying he would have handled the Brexit negotiations "much differently".
  • Mourinho reveals why he wanted Perisic to join Man Utd

    Mourinho reveals why he wanted Perisic to join Man Utd

    Mourinho, who has shown interest in the player before, has since praised the attacker for his performance against the Three Lions, saying he is not a typical winger.
    Shark Attacks Injure 2 at Florida Beach

    Shark Attacks Injure 2 at Florida Beach

    Double red flags were raised at all guarded beaches in the area closing the water to the public until further notice. A 17-year-old boy was bitten no more than five minutes after Theobald, First Coast News reported.
    Djokovic downs Nadal in epic to reach Wimbledon final

    Djokovic downs Nadal in epic to reach Wimbledon final

    In the 50th game, Isner took down the opening point before Anderson captured the next four - including two on aces. I'm overwhelmed", he said after the match. "It feels like it´s a draw but somebody has to win".
  • Vladmir Putin is a 'pipsqueak' in US-Russia relations: Bill Browder

    Vladmir Putin is a 'pipsqueak' in US-Russia relations: Bill Browder

    Trump's suggestion that the Obama administration didn't do anything about Russia's meddling efforts isn't exactly true . If you care about how Russians tried to influence our election, this indictment is sobering.
    Orioles have no problem trading Manny Machado within division

    Orioles have no problem trading Manny Machado within division

    The Yankees also need an added rotation piece if they wish to bolster their chances at a World Series run come October. Now in a contract year, the 26-year-old Machado is hitting.313 with 23 homers and 64 RBI on the season.
    Serena Williams Gets Emotional Over Losing Wimbledon Amid Comeback

    Serena Williams Gets Emotional Over Losing Wimbledon Amid Comeback

    Just being with her, spending time with her. "Angelique played really well", Williams said. "She played out of her mind". She kept nagging away at Serena and induced more miscues from the American in the sixth game of the second set.

We are pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.
Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper.
Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.