East Los Angeles Man Behind Bars For Kidnapping, Assaulting, and Threatening Ex

East Los Angeles Man Behind Bars For Kidnapping, Assaulting, and Threatening Ex

ALHAMBRA – A woman survived a terrifying ordeal when her ex-boyfriend shoved her into a car, assaulted her, and then threatened to kill her. Alberto Castillas, 37, of East Los Angeles reportedly went to his ex-girlfriend’s Duarte home on Wednesday May 3, 2017. He parked his vehicle in front of her Duarte home and then forced her into his vehicle, threatening to hurt her if she attempted to get out.

Castillas then went to his home in East Los Angeles. The incident was reported by a witness District Attorney officials said. Officers quickly arrived to Castillas’ home and found the victim injured on the driveway. Castillas was arrested as a result of the incident and now faces three felony accounts which include kidnapping, injuring a girlfriend and making criminal threats. The defendant has a previous conviction as a result of criminal threats made in 2010. If convicted as charged, Castillas will face 24 years in state prison.

For late-breaking news, follow 24/7 Headline News on our Los Angeles County Facebook group, Riverside County Facebook group, Coachella Valley News groupUS News group, Victor Valley/Inland Empire Facebook group. If you like what we are doing and want regular updates on your facebook stream like our Facebook Fan Page. You may also follow 24/7 Headline News on Twitter and Instagram! 
Follow Me

Christie Martin

Reporter at 24/7 Headline News
Integrity is unbelievably important when reporting. I believe in getting to the bottom of the story while being sensitive to the fact that the "story" affects real lives.I am committed to bringing important news, events, and other information to those in my community and beyond.

Got News? Contact me at
Follow Me

Image Sources:

  • jail: file