May 21, 2010 > Assault and Battery Suspect arrested
Assault and Battery Suspect arrested
Submitted By Sergeant Daryl Sequeira, Milpitas PD
Milpitas Police officers arrested Joshua Luis Velasquez, 19 year-old male, Milpitas resident
for assault and battery. The incident occurred on April 18 at approximately 7:02 p.m.at an apartment complex located at 1400 (block) E.Calaveras Blvd. Officers located a 17 year-old victim who had sustained minor injuries to his head and face area after being punched several times by the suspect.
The suspect assaulted the victim after asking the victim if he belonged to a rival gang. The victim told Velasquez he was not associated to any gangs, but Velasquez assaulted him anyway. Officers have arrested Velasquez and booked him into the Santa Clara County Main
Anyone with any information regarding this event or other similar incidents is encouraged to
call the Milpitas Police Department at (408) 586-2400. Information can be given anonymously
by calling (408) 586-2500 or online, visit www.ci.milpitas.ca.gov.