On May 10, 2019 around 1:30 AM, Joseph Mendez arranged to meet another male at the White Hill Cafe. The victim thought he was meeting another friend there, but instead when he arrived, Mendez began kicking his car. Mendez then pulled the victim out of the car and began punching him in the back of the head.
The victim fell to the ground and Mendez began kicking him in the ribs until another person pulled Mendez off the victim. The victim had to go to the hospital and sustained injuries to the back of the head, his ribs, and hand. Mendez was arrested for assault and transported to CCP.