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Man, 50, slugs woman in face twice after she tried to intervene while he was arguing with fiancee

Man, 50, slugs a woman in the face TWICE after she tried to intervene while he was publicly berating his fiancée

  • Unidentified man, 50, was caught on video punching a woman in the face twice 
  • Woman approached him and his fiancee while he was berating her in San Diego
  • The woman yells that she’s going to call 911 ‘because you’re frightening women’
  • He punches her in face and sends her crashing to the ground at Gaslamp Quarter
  • San Diego police released surveillance video in an attempt to arrest the man  

A California man has been caught on video punching a woman, who tried to intervene while he was arguing with his fiancee.

The unidentified man was heard in the video publicly berating his partner at the Gaslamp Quarter in San Diego on Monday. 

While it’s unclear what the 50-year-old man was saying to his fiancee, it seemed to upset a woman who is seen walking over to the couple.

‘Sir! We are now calling 911 because you are frightening women,’ the woman is heard yelling. 

While it's unclear what the 50-year-old man was saying to his fiancee, it seemed to upset a woman (in grey) who is seen walking over to the couple

The unidentified man was heard in the video publicly berating his partner at the Gaslamp Quarter in San Diego on Monday. While it’s unclear what the 50-year-old man was saying to his fiancee, it seemed to upset a woman (in grey) who is seen walking over to the couple

'Sir! We are now calling 911 because you are frightening women,' the woman is heard yelling

‘Sir! We are now calling 911 because you are frightening women,’ the woman is heard yelling

The man then turns around and tells the woman: ‘You know what? You don’t know me.’

Standing face-to-face with the man, the woman is heard yelling at him as his fiancee tries to pull him away.

But it was too late. The man then punches the woman in the face as she tries to fight back.

He hit her a second time, sending her crashing to the ground.

Bystanders are heard screaming and yelling for him to stop. 

The man then punches the woman in the face as she tries to fight back. He hit her a second time, sending her crashing to the ground

The man fled the scene before police arrived, but his fiancee stayed. However, she's reportedly refusing to cooperate with investigators

The man then punches the woman in the face as she tries to fight back. He hit her a second time, sending her crashing to the ground. The man fled the scene before police arrived, but his fiancee stayed. However, she’s reportedly refusing to cooperate with investigators

The San Diego Police Department released the surveillance video in an attempt to find the man.  

Authorities said the disturbing incident occurred around 8.30pm on Monday near the intersection of 6th Avenue and E Street.

The man fled the scene before police arrived, but his fiancee stayed. 

However, she’s reportedly refusing to cooperate with investigators.

Anyone with information on this incident is urged to call SDPD Det Sgt. Dan Brinkerhoff at 619-744-9510. 

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