An aged man crashed his automobile in Hillcrest Sunday after being attacked by a person in his backseat who fled and was later taken into custody.
The crash occurred round 8:30 a.m. on Robinson Avenue west of sixth Avenue, in accordance with OnScene.TV.
The motive force had been attempting to assist a household buddy by taking the suspect, who was having psychological well being points, to a hospital.
The passenger reached over the seat and started to strangle the driving force, inflicting him to lose consciousness and hit a lightweight pole within the 500 block of Robinson.
The suspect fled, working east on Robinson. In the meantime, somebody pulled the sufferer out of the car and left him on the sidewalk. San Diego firefighters arrived to help the driving force, who got here to and was despatched to a hospital.
San Diego police, OnScene reported, took the suspect into custody, presumably following the beating of an aged feminine at Richmond Road and Myrtle Avenue. The sufferer within the second incident might have been the suspect’s mom.