Domestic Violence Arrest (Prohibition Order)

Sept. 14, 2013, 4:38 p.m.

Richmond
Case: 1309-2330

A 911 caller reported that a male and female were involved in a physical fight in the bus zone on the MacDonald Avenue side of the station.  The suspect, described as a black male, about 50 years old, wearing a white shirt and light green pants, reportedly punched the victim several times, knocking her to the ground.  The suspect continued to punch the victim on the ground.  When the victim attempted to use her cell phone to call the police, the suspect smashed the phone.  The suspect attempted to take a taxi from the station, but none of the taxi drivers would accept him.  The suspect walked away from the station, but was detained a short distance away by Richmond PD.  The victim positively identified the suspect, who is her boyfriend.  The victim suffered cuts and bruises to her face and was transported to the hospital for treatment.  The suspect was arrested for domestic violence and for the destruction of the victim's cell phone.  An emergency protective order was obtained for the victim and the suspect was issued a prohibition order.  The on-call detective responded to interview the suspect, but he refused to provide a statement.  The suspect was booked at the Martinez Detention Facility. 

Arrest
Prohibition order
Warrant related
General Prohibition Order Issued Assault/Battery Domestic Violence