The San Diego Police have not received any reports of assaults or robberies on Abbott Street in Ocean Beach in recent weeks.
According to Officer Dave Whitfield, the new Community Relations officer for the Western Division – which includes OB – he did an investigation into the police calls they have received, there have not been any reports of the alleged assaults and robberies on that street.
The OB Rag posted two fliers that were found along Abbott Street on Sept. 21st, that assert there had been three assaults on young men walking along Abbott late at night, and that they all had been robbed. The fliers stated that all the young men had been assaulted in the same manner, that as they walked on the sidewalks along Abbott late at night, they were struck on the head from the behind as they crossed allies.
Also, Officer Whitfield spoke to one of the department’s area detectives, and it was confirmed that there had been no new rash of assaults.