LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – A Los Angeles police sergeant was unhurt after a person allegedly hurled a glass object at a marked LAPD automobile, police stated Tuesday.
The incident was reported round 6:50 p.m. on Monday when the sergeant was exiting a parking zone on the LAPD Metropolitan Station within the 2700 block of Temple Road, based on police.
A male suspect – later recognized as 38-year-old Elvis Ayala – threw a glass jar candle on the automobile, police stated.
After the jar hit the windshield, the sergeant stopped and noticed the suspect standing in entrance of a residence, the place the suspect fled and barricaded himself.
Police later took Ayala into custody and booked him on suspicion of assault with a lethal weapon on a police officer.
A photograph launched by LAPD confirmed the windshield had shattered within the heart of the glass.
The sergeant was not injured.
Police say Ayala is the suspect in an earlier assault on the LAPD Metropolitan Police Station on Aug. 20. Throughout that incident, Ayala allegedly threw a metallic candlestick at a big Particular Weapons and Techniques (SWAT) automobile. The candlestick brought about a dent to the rear of the automobile.
He’s being held with out bail resulting from a parole maintain.
Anybody with any data is urged to contact LAPD Main Crimes Division at (213) 486-7280.