Arrest of Assault Suspect – NR22223ah

August 4, 2022

Hollywood: On July 29, 2022, around 2:15 a.m., Hollywood Division Police Officers responded to the 1700 block of North Las Palmas Avenue for a battery investigation. Officers investigation revealed that a female victim was knocked unconscious, then kicked in the head by the suspect. The incident was captured on cell phone video and received significant news and social media attention.

On August 3, 2022, around 6:30 p.m., Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department’s Hollywood Division arrested 33-year-old Dammion Jamarr Adkins, a resident of Lancaster, for 243(D) PC- Felony battery with Serious Bodily Injury. He is currently being held without bail Booking#6432300.

Anyone with additional information about this matter is asked to contact Detective Rodriguez, or Hollywood Division Detectives (213) 972-2967. During non-business hours or weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222 8477) or go directly to Tipsters may also visit and click on “Anonymous Web Tips” under the “Get Involved-Crime Stoppers” menu to submit an online tip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the “P-3 Tips” mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.