LA man's carbon-neutral reign of terror may have come to end

A Los Angeles-area man suspected of having committed a rash of random public assaults has been arrested and his Tesla Model X seized. 36-year-old Nathaniel Walter Radimak was booked for two outstanding warrants, and assault with a deadly weapon, over ten people have come forward claiming he assaulted them, several dramatically caught on video.


At least 10 people have come forward saying they've had frightening encounters with the man, in several cases capturing him on video smashing the sides of cars with a metal pipe.

A suspect linked to those attacks was arrested by CHP officers at a carwash in Torrance Sunday afternoon and booked into LAPD's 77th jail.

He has been identified as 36-year-old Nathaniel Walter Radimak. He was booked for assault with a deadly weapon and on two outstanding warrants. Initial bail was listed at $5.175 million.

His car, a 2022 Tesla Model X, was seized.

Video obtained by Eyewitness News showed the suspect smashing a car with a pipe on the 2 Freeway in Glendale.

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