Police seek assault suspect

DOWNEY – Downey Police are searching for the person who assaulted a man Saturday night in Downey, sending him to the hospital. Authorities say police officers were dispatched to the area of Florence and Orizaba avenues at about 10:30 p.m. where they found a man injured in the street.

“At this time we do not believe this was a random act of violence, and it appears the male had been targeted,” authorities said.

The extent of the man’s injuries is unknown. No further details were released.

Anyone with information about the attack is asked to call Detective Robert Del Rio at (562) 904-2324.



Published: May 29, 2014 - Volume 13 - Issue 07