A shocking accident occurred in Castro Valley California where a 67-year-old woman was physically beaten up by an Amazon delivery driver yesterday. Read the following to know more about the accident-
A video of a security camera was posted on Friday 4th June 2021 on social media. The video provides clear evidence of the older woman being assaulted by the young delivery driver. In the start, the victim (67-year-old woman) and Itzel Ramirez (21 years old delivery driver) were arguing over some discrepancy found with the order. But later as some time went on, the argument heated up. After that, the victim ( whose name cannot be disclosed due to privacy ) said that the delivery person was acting up. This took the argument to another level of physical assault.
Itzel went after the victim when she was going inside the building and started punching her over her head and face. After it, Itzel took the order inside the building. The victim got several injuries on the face and a broken nose too. According to the Sheriff, the woman was hit more than 10 times in her face. According to the reports the accident took place at the entrance of Vista Creek Apartments on 3rd June 2021 around 5:30 to 6:00 pm.
Reporting of Crime-
After the incident, the victim called 911 and reported her complaint. The Alameda County Sheriff’s Department inspected the case. And arrested 21-year-old Itzel Ramirez at 22240 Center St., in Castro Valley. She has confessed to hitting the victim to the Sheriff’s department. But said all of it was in self-defense and no intentional hitting. Ramirez is being hung on a $100,000 bail set up for two charges. First of senior maltreatment and battery including genuine substantial injury and is set to be charged on Monday 7th June 2021.
The owner of Vista Creek Apartments Doug Smith said it was a really terrifying incident. Surprisingly, done by someone who is appointed to help the people. Additionally, he said the victim has totally bumped out and is too distraught to even have a communication with the Media. Hence she won’t be making any public appearance or answering questions.
Amazon the business giant also reacted to the incident saying. It has immediately fired Itzel Ramirez for the act she did. Also, it mentioned that they take these matters very seriously. Therefore This doesn’t mirror the elevated expectations Amazon has for drivers who deliver the orders.
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