San Diego Police Department

La Jolla Light Crime and Public-Safety News: April 11

Three unrelated assaults reported in La Jolla

Police report three cases of assault and/or battery in La Jolla between March 19 and March 31 in the Mount Soledad, Hillside and Village areas.

The first took place 6 p.m. March 19 on the 700 block of Pearl Street. Police say the victim was walking home and eating a yogurt when confronted by her neighbor. “The suspect slapped the yogurt out of her hands, pushed on her chin and started threatening her. After the suspect was done yelling at her, the suspect left. The incident was reported the next day and the suspect is not in custody at this time,” said police spokesperson Billy Hernandez.

Around midnight on March 24, two...

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