- Associated Press - Tuesday, November 4, 2014

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Authorities have arrested a homeless man they say attacked and badly injured another transient on a hiking trail in a Los Angeles park.

Police tell the Los Angeles Times (https://bit.ly/1x2nU06 ) that 54-year-old Tyrone Isumu was arrested Monday evening on suspicion of attempted murder. He remains jailed Tuesday.

Authorities believe he attacked another homeless man during a dispute Monday in Griffith Park. Two hikers found the victim along a trail Monday afternoon.

The man had head injuries and his teeth were damaged but police say he’s expected to survive.

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Information from: Los Angeles Times, https://www.latimes.com

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