Thu. Jun 1st, 2023

WESTMINSTER, Calif. – On Tuesday, February 21, 2023, at 11:20 AM, a WPD School Resource Officer was notified that a fight had occurred on February 10, 2023, at Gillespie Park- 9801 McFadden Avenue, in the City of Westminster.

A School Resource Officer contacted the 15-year-old victim and learned approximately 10 subjects “jumped” the victim in the park when they thought he was filming them with his cellular phone. The suspects hit and kicked the victim numerous times in the head, face, and torso while yelling racial slurs at him. The victim stated he sustained minor abrasions to his face due to the attack.

A thorough investigation was conducted and six suspects from the assault were identified. On Friday, March 3, 2023, six suspects were arrested for the attack and theft of the victim’s cellular phone. Three suspects will be transported to Orange County Juvenile Hall on the above-listed charges, while the remaining three will be released to their parents. The victim and suspects in the incident are juveniles therefore their names are being withheld at this time. The investigation is ongoing until the remaining suspects are identified.


  • Identity withheld due to age, Male, 15 years old, Westminster, CA


  • Juvenile, Male, 17 years old, Westminster, Ca
  • Juvenile, Male, 15 years old, Westminster, Ca
  • Juvenile, Male, 15 years old, Westminster, Ca
  • Juvenile, Male, 16 years old, Westminster, Ca
  • Juvenile, Male, 16 years old, Westminster, Ca
  • Juvenile, Male, 15 years old, Garden Grove, Ca

Chief Lenyi would like to remind everyone that the Westminster Police Department does not tolerate hate crimes and will investigate them vigorously until the suspects are brought to justice.

Anybody who may have witnessed the incident is asked to call School Resource Officer O. Ayala of the Westminster Police Department at (714)548-3772, or Orange County Crime Stoppers at 1-855-TIP- OCCS or by logging on to Callers can remain anonymous.

By Editor

The New Santa Ana blog has been covering news, events and politics in Santa Ana since 2009.

One thought on “Six juveniles arrested for jumping a teenager in Westminster”
  1. Throw their ass in jail for six months and see if they LOVE T H A T ! And take every dime mom and dad has.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Verified by MonsterInsights