On August 3, 2017 at about 10:58 a.m.,

An officer responded to a radio call for service regarding a battery that just occurred. Officers determined the victim, a Santa Monica Downtown Ambassador, was walking southbound along the 1300 block of Palisades Park. The victim saw a subject closing a gate at the Arizona Bridge. The victim walked over to the subject to assist him. The subject began yelling loudly and walked towards the victim. The suspect unprovoked then kicked at the victim striking him in the hand and wrist area. The victim was desirous of prosecution. Additional officers at the 100 block of Broadway located the suspect. The suspect was uncooperative with officers and a brief struggle ensued. The suspect was eventually controlled and taken into custody. Bryce Erza Prosser,33, homeless was arrested for battery, resisting an officer. Bail was set at $20,000.

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