Court documents offer grisly details about the Los Angeles Dodgers Opening Day parking lot attack on San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow.
The criminal complaint filed against suspects Louie Sanchez, 29, and Marvin Norwood, 30, describe injuires Stow suffered in the attack.
The attackers cut and disabled the tongue, and put out an eye and slit Stow’s nose, ear and lip, Los Angeles district attorney’s spokeswoman Sandi Gibbons told the Los Angeles Times.
Sanchez and Norwood, both of Rialto, are charged with mayhem, assault by means likely to produce great bodily injury and battery with serious bodily injury in connection with the brutal beating outside Dodger Stadium. Louie Sanchez also was charged with two misdemeanor counts of battery stemming from a separate incident the same day.
Both men were arrested Thursday and are being held at the Los Angeles Police Department’s downtown lockup in lieu of $500,000 bail. They are scheduled to be arraigned Monday in Los Angeles.
Police also arrested 31-year-old Dorene Virginia Sanchez, Louie Sanchez’s sister and Norwood’s significant other, was released Friday on $50,000 bail. She was arrested on suspicion of being an accessory to a crime. She is due in a Los Angeles court on Aug. 19, according to Los Angeles County Jail records.
Louie Sanchez faces a maximum of nine years in prison, while Norwood faces up to eight years behind bars, according to prosecutors.
Norwood, according to the arrest records, stands 6 feet 4 inches tall and weighs 250 pounds, roughly matching the description witnesses gave police of one of the attackers. Louie Sanchez was listed as 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighing 175 pounds, which closely matches a description given by witnesses.