The Novato Police Department arrested a
24 year old man this mornign who was reported to be have assaulted,
robbed and attempted to kidnap a woman on Friday.
Cleveland of San Francisco was apprehended after a physical altercation
between himself and a woman near S. Novato Blvd. and Stone Dr.
Novato police officers arrived they spoke with the female victim. She
said the man had fled before the police arrived. The victim said she was
punched, kicked and beaten by her "pimp" whom she also had a
The victim said the suspect had assaulted and
dragged her toward his car in an attempt to kidnap her. She told police
that the suspect took her cell phone before fleeing the scene.
officers located the Cleveland driving on Ignacio Blvd near Alameda Del
Prado and pulled the suspect over. Cleveland was arrested and booked
for multiple felony charges which included robbery, assault and human
The victim received medical treatment for the injuries she received during the altercation.