Yasmine Beasley LA Black Woman Biography
Yasmine Beasley is a 23-year-old woman who attacked a 70-year-old Mexican-American woman on Friday, April 9th after being mistaken for an Asian. The victim who has only been identified by her first name, Becky was on her way to go grocery shopping in Los Angeles’ Eagle Rock neighborhood.
A police spokesman told the Los Angeles Times that the 23-year-old was arrested on suspicion of felony battery charges in the attack. The victim has sustained multiple injuries to her face and even suffered from a concussion due to the severity.
Yasmine Beasley Attacks an Elderly 70-year-old Mexican Woman
Little is known about the 23-year-old other than the fact that she is a Black woman. Beasley allegedly attacked the 70-year-old as she was trying to get off the bus after calling her an anti-Chinese slur. The victim, who was named only Becky by her son Pete, was mistaken to be Asian by Beasley.
Pete said that her mom tried to get off the 81 bus at La Loma Road and Figueroa Street early Friday afternoon when the attack spurred on by a racial slur happen. She was going to Vons supermarket to shop for her granddaughter.
Beasley is being reported to have dragged the victim to the front of the bus while no passengers, not even the driver intertwined. The assault ended after a passenger made a 911 call. Among the injures, Becky suffered from a broken nose, swollen eyes, multiple bruises, and patches of ripped-out hair.
She was held at the hospital for 24 hours before being discharged. Her son maintains that she still has difficulty walking post the horrific attack. He also mentioned that his family is often mistaken to be Asians, despite being Mexican American.