Posted by Phil Riggan – email
CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - Chesterfield County investigators arrest six people in connection to an assault at in Falling Creek Apartments off Jefferson Davis Highway on New Year's Day.
Four men are facing a rare charge of assault by mob. Two juveniles were also charged.
Mauricio Aguilar-Valencia, 31, Elid Escobar-Cea, 22, Santiago Escobar Martinez, 31, and Juan Martinez Vazquez, 28, are accused of attacking a couple in a parking lot.
A male and female walking home in that apartment complex claimed to have been assaulted by six males in a black pickup truck, according to authorities. Both the male and female were bloodied and were treated at the scene by EMS personnel. They refused medical transport.
Authorities said the couple claimed to have been beaten with fists and kicked. Officers in the complex quickly found the pickup truck in the complex and detained the six males, some of them had blood on them.