A convicted felon with a historic previous of attacking older Asian people has been charged with murder after a 75-year-old man he allegedly attacked died of a traumatic thoughts hurt.
Prosecutors in Alameda County filed specific circumstance murder charges in the direction of 26-year-old Teaunte Bailey on Thursday after Pak Ho died from accidents sustained in an assault two days earlier.
Police acknowledged Ho, an Oakland resident of Asian descent, was strolling on the street merely sooner than 7am Tuesday when Bailey robbed and shoved him, inflicting him to hit his head on the pavement.
Bailey, whose in depth rap sheet dates once more to 2012, was moreover charged with theft and assault on Thursday in reference to a similar incident remaining month.
Prosecutors acknowledged on February 19 Bailey broke into an home at a senior residing facility, the place he shoved and robbed a 72-year-old Asian man of his cellphone and totally different objects.
The assaults bought right here as a result of the Bay House and cities throughout the US are experiencing a surge in violence in the direction of Asian people.
Prosecutors in Alameda County filed specific circumstance murder charges in the direction of 26-year-old Teaunte Bailey (left) on Thursday after Pak Ho (correct) died from accidents sustained in an assault two days earlier
Bailey was booked into the Alameda County jail on Wednesday after fleeing from police following his assault on Ho.
He’s scheduled to have a look at an arraignment on Friday, in response to the San Francisco Chronicle.
Oakland Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong disclosed the suspect’s alleged historic previous of victimizing aged Asian people in a press launch regarding the murder charges.
‘I’m perplexed,’ Armstrong acknowledged. ‘Our elders must be protected not the sufferer of a deadly assault. I’m grateful that our officers have been able to quickly reply and arrest Mr Bailey.’
Bailey, whose in depth rap sheet dates once more to 2012, was moreover charged with theft and assault on Thursday in reference to a similar incident remaining month
On the time of his most recent arrest, Bailey was on probation after a June 2020 theft outdoor the similar senior residing center that he allegedly robbed remaining month.
Police acknowledged Bailey was driving a stolen car when he stopped and ambushed two victims, Peiling Mai and Jianfeng Li, on June 26.
He allegedly knocked every of the victims to the underside, punched one inside the face and ripped the alternative’s purse away.
Bailey convicted of felony assault in that incident and sentenced to 64 days in jail.
Sooner than that, Bailey was convicted of possession of stolen property after he and one different female suspect robbed a person in San Francisco in April.
Alameda County information confirmed Bailey had in any case two totally different burglary convictions, one from January 2013 and one different from September 2012.
He moreover had a variety of arrests for parole violations, along with in December 2019 and February 2020.