Video Helps Fresno Police Arrest Fashion Fair Stabbing Suspect – GV Wire


Fresno law enforcement said Monday morning that officers arrested a identified gang member suspected of stabbing a juvenile at Fashion Fair buying shopping mall on Saturday.

In accordance to a news launch, Prophet Hillard, 27, was booked into Fresno County Jail on felony assault charges and his bail was established at $75,000. He at the moment is on probation for felony assault and, as of Monday afternoon, remained in jail.

The 5-foot-5, 130-pound Hillard has a historical past of violence including assault on a law enforcement officer, assault with a fatal weapon, domestic violence, and criminal gun possession, law enforcement mentioned.

Suspect Discovered Via Security Video

Officers who were already at the shopping mall responded to a fight involving Hillard and the two juveniles. Following viewing surveillance movie delivered by the mall’s safety workforce, the officers recognized the attacker as Hillard and afterwards identified him hiding in a restroom.

Officers stated that in addition to arresting Hillard at about 6:40 p.m. Saturday, the officers located proof connected to the stabbing in the restroom.

Just one of the juveniles experienced a stab wound to his armpit and the other was struck in the again of the head with an not known item. Both equally were being handled at Group Regional Healthcare Middle.