Crime and Public-Safety News: March 1

Two assaults reported in La Jolla

Police report two cases of battery have taken place in La Jolla within 24 hours, one resulting in an injury.

In the first altercation, reported at 10:25 a.m. Monday, Feb. 19, an unknown male gained entry to a vacant room at the Redwood Cottages, 256 Prospect St. When confronted by management, the male bumped his left shoulder into the victims left shoulder and fled the scene.

Around 10 a.m. the next day, the victim heard an unknown male yelling outside his place of work on the 5400 block of La Jolla Boulevard. According to police, the victim began recording the suspect, but the suspect noticed the victim was recording him and knocked...