Man Arrested for Assault at Bus Stop

Patch file photo
Patch file photo
A man was arrested last week for allegedly assaulting another man at a bus stop in Laguna Beach, the Coastline Pilot reported.

Matthew Paul Benusa, 27, of Laguna Beach was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, the newspaper reported. The fight between the two men was reported on Friday around 4:10 p.m. at the bus depot on Broadway Street. The 44-year-old victim suffered a broken hip, police reported.

Police told the Coastline Pilot Benusa allegedly tried to rob someone at the bus stop, and a fight broke out when the 44-year-old man tried to step in and help the victim.

Read the full story on the Coastline Pilot.

Click here for today’s top stories from Laguna Beach Patch.

Stay Patched in! Like Laguna Beach Patch on Facebook | Follow us on Twitter and Sign up for the daily email with links to the latest local news.


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »