Assault with a Deadly Weapon Suspect Arrested Wednesday

Elder woman attacked on Wednesday morning

SPPD News Release | South Pasadena


On Wednesday, March 31, 2021, at 11:15 a.m., South Pasadena Police officers were called to Huntington Drive and Fletcher Avenue for a report of a male adult who had thrown a large rock through the window of a car waiting for the traffic signal. The driver of the car, a 68-year-old woman, was struck in the face and suffered minor injuries.

When officers arrived on the scene, they found the suspect later identified as 51-year-old Richard Calvillo of Los Angeles. Calvillo, who was found with a large knife concealed in his clothing, was arrested for assault with a deadly weapon, elder abuse, and vandalism.

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Anyone with additional information is urged to call the South Pasadena Police Department at (626) 403-7270. If you would like to provide an anonymous tip, you can call “Crime Stoppers” at (800) 222-TIPS (8477).