(LOS ANGELES, Calf.) LATEST: A father of two lost an eye after he and his family were attacked last weekend by a homeless man with a machete on a beach in Malibu, an affluent city in L.A County, the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department said #AceNewsDesk report

#AceNewsReport – Sept.04: The suspect, identified as Richard Franck, was charged this week with attempted murder and assault with a deadly weapon, FOX 11 of Los Angeles reported….

#AceDailyNews says that a Malibu machete attack against family costs dad an eye; 2 homeless suspects arrested: The primary suspect had pulled a knife on a sheriff’s deputy back in April — but liberal DA George Gascon’s office filed only a misdemeanor charge, the county sheriff claims

Fox News Flash top headlines for Sept. 3
Fox News By Brie Stimson6 hours ago

Another homeless man who was with Franck during the alleged attack was charged with accessory to attempted murder, the Malibu Times reported. He was identified as Benjamin Mast. 

The out-of-town visitors – three adults and two children — were eating lunch last Sunday at Dan Blocker Beach in Malibu when the suspects approached them, claiming falsely that the family wasn’t allowed to be there, reports said.  

An argument ensued and Franck allegedly brandished his weapon and began attacking the father, cutting his face, an eye and his tongue, chest and one of his hands, according to FOX 11 and the Times

Both suspects then chased the family to the parking lot, authorities said.

The father was taken to a hospital in stable condition, the Lost Hills Sheriff’s Station reported. 

The two suspects were arrested after briefly barricading themselves in a public restroom near the parking lot. 

County Sheriff Alex Villanueva alleged in a tweet Thursday that Franck had threatened a sheriff’s deputy in April with a knife but was released four days after his arrest because the office of liberal L.A. County District Attorney George Gascon had filed only a misdemeanor charge. 

Gascon has been under fire by crime victims and many in law enforcement for policies that they view as being soft on crime. The district attorney has countered that some criminal justice practices have treated suspects unfairly.

Villanueva hosted a community event on Thursday to discuss safety concerns in Malibu. 

Homelessness in Malibu and other areas of Los Angeles has increased recently and other homeless-related crimes have been reported in the area, FOX 11 reported.

#AceNewsDesk report ……Published: Sept.04: 2021:

Editor says …Sterling Publishing & Media Service Agency is not responsible for the content of external site or from any reports, posts or links, and can also be found here on Telegram: https://t.me/acenewsdaily all of our posts fromTwitter can be found here: https://acetwitternews.wordpress.com/ and all wordpress and live posts and links here: https://acenewsroom.wordpress.com/and thanks for following as always appreciate every like, reblog or retweet and free help and guidance tips on your PC software or need help & guidance from our experts AcePCHelp.WordPress.Com

#california, #los-angeles, #malibu