May 23, 2011
On May 6, 2011 at approximately 1:00 am, a felony assault occurred in the 2900 Block of Main St. in Santa Monica. The victim was involved in an altercation with the suspect after they left O’Brien’s Irish Pub & Restaurant. The victim was intoxicated and collided with the suspect. The suspect became upset and pushed the victim several times, knocking him to the ground, rendering him unconscious. The victim, a 46 year old male white, remains in critical condition at a local hospital.
The suspect is described as a male black, approximately 25-30 years of age, 5’10” tall with a stocky, muscular build and short black hair. He was wearing a white “V neck” shirt and dark jeans. He was in the company of a female white who is described as having blond hair.
This investigation is ongoing and anyone having information is asked to contact: Detective Michael Bambrick (310) 458-8932 or Sergeant Ira Rutan (310) 458-8959 or the Santa Monica Police Department (24 hours) at (310) 458-8495.
If you wish to remain anonymous, you can call WeTip at 1-800-78-CRIME (1-800-78-27463), or submit the tip online at www.wetip.com. You will remain completely anonymous and may be eligible for a reward, up to $1,000.00, if your information leads to an arrest and conviction. Callers can also contact Crime Stoppers by either calling (800) 222-TIPS, texting from your mobile, or by visiting their website at www.lacrimestoppers.org. Callers may remain anonymous and may be qualified to receive a $1,000.00 reward by Crime Stoppers.