Pregnant Woman Tackled, Kicked In Random Attack In San Gabriel Valley
A sketch of the suspect via LASD.
Truly random acts of violence are rare, but they do happen in this big city.
Take the case of a pregnant woman walking down the street in the Charter Oak area of unincorporated Covina yesterday: A man approached from behind, took her to the ground and -- get this -- started kicking, according to cops.
It's possible he didn't know she was with-child, though:
When she yelled that she was pregnant the man fled, according to the L.A. County Sheriff's Department.
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It happened at 8 a.m. Sunday near Cienega Treanor avenues, according to an LASD statement. It adds:
There is no known motive for this assault.
The winner was described as a Latino in his mid-20s measuring about 5 feet, 7 inches and weighing as much as 170 pounds, according to the department. He was sporting a shaved head and wearing a black sweatshirt and sunglasses.
Maybe know who it is? Detectives would love to hear from you: 909-450-2700.
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