The Latest: Woman beaten to death with electric scooter
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a woman who was beaten to death with an electric scooter (all times local):
Long Beach police say they’ve arrested a man on suspicion of beating a 63-year-old woman to death with an electric scooter.
It happened at around 12:30 p.m. Monday.
Authorities say Rosa Hernandez of Long Beach was walking on a street when a man ran up and attacked, then grabbed an electric rental scooter that was left nearby and bludgeoned the woman before running away.
She died at the scene.
The attacker was described as wearing a hooded sweatshirt and red shoes. He was located at a local business within four hours of the attack and later book on suspicion of murder.
Police declined to release his name until records can confirm it.
There’s no word on a motive for the attack.
Long Beach police are holding a man after a woman was beaten to death with an electric scooter.
Authorities say the woman was walking on a street at about 12:30 p.m. Monday when a man ran up and attacked her. Police say the man then Police later detained a person of interest for questioning.
There’s no immediate word on a motive for the attack.