Bizarre Assault in Paradise


A bit of a bizarre incident on Saturday afternoon in Paradise.

Police responded to a residence in after a 911 call of an assault.

The male suspect ran from the scene to a nearby business and jumped into an occupied parked vehicle.

The man then attempted to drive the vehicle from the scene, with the female passenger still in the vehicle however he lost control and crashed the vehicle on the parking lot. The man then attempted to run away on foot but was followed by a witness and arrested by Police moments later.

The female passenger in the stolen car is not believed to be injured but went to hospital as a precaution.

The initial victim of the assault also went to hospital for medical treatment.

The suspect faces a list of charges.


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