An aggravated assault with a firearm took place around 4:30 p.m. Sunday at Fresco’s restaurant at 7625 Maple, according to the police report. Further details about the circumstances of the incident were not included in the report, but aggravated assault is defined under state law as a threat or attempt to hurt someone with a deadly weapon.
The victim was able to record a license plate on the suspect’s vehicle, and detectives traced the vehicle to 50-year-old Juan Parke, who matched the description of the suspect and had a recent address near the restaurant, the report states. The victim was subsequently able to pick Parke’s photo out of a six-person lineup, the report states.
A warrant has been issued for Parke’s arrest. Anyone who knows his whereabouts should call Second District detectives at 658-6020.