Bus Passenger In San Diego Accused Of Murdering Man Who Got Into Fight With Woman

bus incident

May 3 2022, Published 10:10 a.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to XShare to Email

A bus passenger in California who stepped in and attempted to stop a fight between another man and a woman now faces a murder charge, police said.

Article continues below advertisement

Around 8 p.m. on April 30, Edward Hilbert, 55, was on a San Diego bus when a 28-year-old man got into an altercation with the woman, KFMB reported.

The suspect allegedly got physically involved and for several minutes restrained the younger man, who then fell unconscious, police said.

Article continues below advertisement

Police and emergency responders were called to the bus but they were unable to revive the man, and he was later pronounced dead at an area hospital.

Officers took the suspect into custody early the following morning and he is expected to be arraigned on May 4.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call the San Diego police homicide unit at (619) 531-2293 or Crime Stoppers at (888) 580-8477.


Become a Front Page Detective

Sign up to receive breaking
Front Page Detectives
news and exclusive investigations.

More Stories

Opt-out of personalized ads

© Copyright 2023 Empire Media Group, Inc. Front Page Detectives is a registered trademark. All Rights Reserved. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. Offers may be subject to change without notice.