February 29, 2024
An MTS trolley. Courtesy of the transit company

 Authorities reached out to the general public Wednesday for assist in figuring out a girl who assaulted a 21-year-old man final weekend as he was sleeping in a trolley at a La Jolla transit station, stabbing him repeatedly within the chest earlier than using away on the light-rail tram.

The assailant, who seemed to be 25 to 35 years previous, attacked the sufferer for unknown causes at about 5 p.m. Sunday, because the trolley they had been on was stopped on the depot within the 3400 block of Nobel Drive, in keeping with the San Diego Police Division.

The wounded man managed to disembark and flag down a safety guard for help, after which paramedics took him to a hospital for therapy of wounds that weren’t believed to be life-threatening.

The assailant, in the meantime, remained aboard the trolley because it resumed its route, ultimately getting off at UTC Trolley Station on Genesee Avenue, police mentioned.

Safety cameras captured pictures of the attacker, described as a short-haired Black lady in crimson sweatpants, a crimson sweater, a black head masking of some kind, and black sneakers.

Police have disclosed no suspected motive for the assault.

Anybody who can assist establish the assailant is requested to name San Diego County Crime Stoppers at 888-580-8477 or contact the company on-line at sdcrimestoppers.org. Tipsters might stay nameless and might be eligible for a reward of as much as $1,000.

–Metropolis Information Service