By Jean Lotus
Oak Park police arrested an Elmwood Park couple who allegedly beat a man with fists and an aluminum bat over a parking space around 11 a.m. in the 200 block of Marion Street on May 28.
According to police, the victim, a 28-year-old male Lyons resident reportedly parked his vehicle in a spot that was being saved by Krystal Ocegueda, 23, who told police she was holding the spot for her boyfriend, Fabian Torres, 23.
When the victim parked in the space, an argument ensued in which Ocegueda allegedly struck the victim with her fists while Torres allegedly struck the victim in the head with an aluminum baseball bat. The victim was taken to Rush Oak Park Hospital and Ocegueda and Torres, of the 2300 block of N. 74th St., were charged with aggravated battery and are being held for bond hearings.