Suspect Sought by Newport PD After Allegedly Punching Man Into Unconsciousness

The Newport Beach Police Department
Photo credit The Newport Beach Police Department
By KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO

The Newport Beach Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect wanted in a felony battery investigation.

On September 6, at approximately 2:55 a.m., the Newport Beach Police Department was notified of a battery in the 2600 Block of Newport Blvd. 

The victim was attempting to leave the area in an Uber when the suspect punched him in the face multiple times, leaving him unconscious.

The Newport Beach Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying any person in the photos.

Anyone who may be able to provide additional information on this case is encouraged to contact Detective Rick Henry at 949-644-3797 or rhenry@nbpd.org.