November 29, 2020 #1 Local News, Forum, Information and Event Source for Venice Beach, California.

WARNING GRAPHIC IMAGES: Venice Man Bashed with Skateboard

7:02 pm

Maldonado Skateboard Attack 2
Maldonado suffered a deep gash after being hit over the head with a skateboard.

Two skateboarders attacked a Local Venice man, Angel Maldonado, bashing him over the head with their boards on 27th Place at 6:30 pm Friday evening, March 31st.

Maldonado has worked in Venice as a building manager for close to 30 years. Maldonado Skateboard Attack 1

He said the skaters were on the property he manages at 17 28th Avenue riding their boards into the building wall. He asked them to stop. When they refused things got physical.

During the fight, Maldonado was hit across the head and left with a large gash on his forehead. The board narrowly missing his eye.

Maldonado Skateboard Attackers 2Police are still looking for the attackers.

Maldonado Skateboard Attackers 3
One of the skaters who attacked Maldonado.

A walk street local, Maldonado is known for keeping an eye out for the neighborhood. He now hopes locals can be on the lookout and help find his attackers.

Anyone who has any information is asked to call LAPD 800-222-TIPS (8477) You can also text anonymous tips by typing “LAPD” and your tip and texting it to “CRIMES” (274637). The text message is encrypted and an alias is generated, masking the identity of the sender from the police. The police have no way of determining the user’s identity.

Contact LAPD if you know who this is.

Maldonado Skateboard Attackers 1

Related Posts

Edify TV: Layoffs Coming as LA County Suspends Outdoor Dining

November 25, 2020

November 25, 2020

“We are laying off about 70 percent of our staff,” says a local restaurant owner in the wake of LA County...

Acclaimed Abbot Kinney Restaurant Closes 18-Months After Opening

November 25, 2020

November 25, 2020

Vartan Abgaryan says Abbot Kinney Boulevard restaurant Yours Truly will not be reopening By Kerry Slater An acclaimed Abbot Kinney...

Small Package Explodes at Venice Post Office

November 23, 2020

November 23, 2020

Saturday incident under investigation A small package exploded at a Venice USPS facility over the weekend. According to the Los...

City Council Set to Vote on Vote on Encampment Ban

November 19, 2020

November 19, 2020

Los Angeles City Council to continue controversial item November 24 By Sam Catanzaro Los Angeles lawmakers are set to vote...

Venice Shooting Leaves Man Injured

November 19, 2020

November 19, 2020

Shooting takes place in area of Washington and Pacific Thursday One person was injured following a shooting that took place...

Local Restaurants React to New Dining Restrictions

November 19, 2020

November 19, 2020

Capacity in Los Angeles restaurants capped at 50 percent By Toi Creel Local restaurants are having to make some big...

Main Street Restaurant Recognized by Michelin

November 19, 2020

November 19, 2020

Pasjoli on Main Street in Santa Monica named a “discovery” restaurant By Toi Creel While Michelin stars are not being...

Senior Housing Development Would Include 12-Stories, Over 100 Units

November 17, 2020

November 17, 2020

Belmont Village project to go before Westwood Design Review Board By Sam Catanzaro A 12-story, 153-foot-tall, senior housing project is...

Venice Family Clinic Raises $1 Million for 50th Anniversary

November 17, 2020

November 17, 2020

Billy Crystal, Whoopi Goldberg, Jennifer Hudson, Blake Shelton among celebrities supporting weeklong celebration and fundraiser By Kerry Slater With support...

Edify TV: Reopening of Popular Westside Beach Workout Destination

November 17, 2020

November 17, 2020

“It’s just so great,” says a man on the reopening of a popular Westside beach workout destination. “This is therapy...

Coroner Rules Homicide in Death of Venice Senior Robbing Victim

November 16, 2020

November 16, 2020

71-year-old Jesus Valdiva Jimenez death a homicide, Los Angeles Coroner rules By Sam Catanzaro A man faces potential homicide charges...

Edify TV: Westside Apartment Building to Hotel Conversion?

November 15, 2020

November 15, 2020

A developer’s proposal to convert a Westside apartment complex into a hotel has been met by backlash from some members...