Offbeat Woman arrested in brutal beating of grandfather who was told to 'go back to your country,' police say

22:40  11 july  2018
22:40  11 july  2018 Source:   foxnews.com

91-year-old man beaten with brick, told 'go back to your own country'

  91-year-old man beaten with brick, told 'go back to your own country' Tears glistened on the black and purple bruises covering 91-year-old Rodolfo Rodriguez's face as he described being attacked by a group of people while going for a walk on the Fourth of July. "I can't walk anymore," Rodriguez said in Spanish. "I'm in so much pain." He'll be turning 92 in September, Rodriguez said, and he's never been hurt like this before, in a life working the fields with cattle and corn. He had traveled from Michoacan, Mexico, to visit his family in Willowbrook, California, a city in Los Angeles County, his grandson Erik Mendoza said.

A woman was arrested Tuesday in connection with the brutal assault of a 92-year-old grandfather who was beaten in the face with a brick and allegedly told to “ go back to your country ” in southern California on July 4, police said Wednesday.

Mendoza said his grandfather , Rodolfo Rodriguez, a permanent resident of the United States, had Authorities said the suspect, identified as 30-year-old Laquisha Jones, was arrested late Tuesday on a #IDAdam, the white man who called police on a woman at their neighborhood pool, loses his job.

Rodolfo Rodriguez, 92, was beaten in the face with a break and stomped on during an attack on July 4. © Provided by Fox News Network LLC Rodolfo Rodriguez, 92, was beaten in the face with a break and stomped on during an attack on July 4.

A woman was arrested Tuesday in connection with the brutal assault of a 92-year-old grandfather who was beaten in the face with a brick and allegedly told to “go back to your country” in southern California on July 4, police said Wednesday.

Laquisha Jones, 30, was arrested and charged with assault with a deadly weapon. Jones is accused of attacking Rodolfo Rodriguez, leaving him with two broken ribs, a broken cheekbone and bruising throughout his body.

Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said the weapon -- a brick -- has not been located and officials are determining if there are other suspects involved.

Grandfather, 92, beaten with brick and told to 'go back to your country,' reports say

  Grandfather, 92, beaten with brick and told to 'go back to your country,' reports say Authorities are hunting for several suspects after a 92-year-old grandfather was beaten with a brick on July 4 and told to “go back to your own country,’ reports said.Authorities are hunting for several suspects after a 92-year-old grandfather was beaten with a brick on July 4 and told to “go back to your country,’ reports said.

Authorities arrested a woman late Tuesday night believed to be involved the brutal assault of a 91-year-old grandfather in a Los Angeles-area community. A witness told us Jones said “ Go back to your country ” as she attacked him w/a brick.

Los Angeles Police arrested a woman Tuesday for allegedly attacking an elderly Latino man with a brick and yelling " Go back to your country ." His grandson, Erik Mendoza, told KCBS-TV that he’s confused as to why someone would hurt his grandfather . Public records show that Rodriguez is

Rodriguez was visiting Los Angeles, Calif. from Mexico when he accidentally bumped into a woman’s child while walking down the street, Rodriguez’s grandson, Erik Mendoza, told FOX11.

“And when he turned his back they just tossed him on the floor and she started hitting him, and then she grabbed a brick and started hitting him with the brick, and then out of nowhere he saw three to four other guys just come rushing and just start stomping on him,” Mendoza recalled his grandfather telling him.

GRANDFATHER, 92, BEATEN WITH BRICK AND TOLD TO 'GO BACK TO YOUR COUNTRY,' REPORTS SAY

A witness began recording the incident involving Rodriguez and a woman and four men. She intervened in an attempt to stop the attack.

A woman told KCBS a witness said the attackers also began yelling racial slurs.

“[They said], ‘Go back to your country, why are you here?’ Bad things,” she said, quoting the witness.

Rodriguez was taken to the hospital, but has since returned home as he recovers with his family by his side.

Police said Wednesday the motive behind the attack has not yet been determined.

Jones is being held on $200,000 bail.



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