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Simi Valley Police Department
Thursday October 6th, 2022 :: 03:18 p.m. PDT


Battery Arrest

On October 6, 2022, at about 11:00 am Simi Valley Police Officers responded to Rancho Santa Susanna Park (5005 Los Angeles Avenue), to investigate an assault in progress. When the officers arrived, they met with a 65-year-old Simi Valley resident, who informed them that another man had battered him. He added that the battery happened after a verbal dispute. During the crime, the suspect, who was identified as 34-year-old, Simi Valley resident, Rashad Gawad, broke a walking cane and eyeglasses belonging to the victim. Officers located Gawad near the park and arrested him for misdemeanor battery and felony vandalism. The victim received minor injuries.

Simi Valley Police Department
3901 Alamo St
Simi Valley, CA 93063

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 805-583-6950

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