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Prosecutors have accused Manuel Garcia, 38, of mistreatment for alleged punching Pelican assistant coach Joe Boylan in the face on Saturday

Shocking video appears with a Rockets fan sucker punching an unsuspecting Pelicans assistant coach and trying to flee before he and his girlfriend are arrested by police

  • A recent video has been released of a fan-sucker from Rockets with a Pelicans assistant
  • Since then, prosecutors have accused Manuel Garcia, 38, of assaulting alleged punching Pelican assistant coach Joe Boylan on Saturday
  • His girlfriend was arrested for having prevented the police to Garcia
  • In the video, the man who was later identified as Garcia, standing with his arms crossed near the pelicans bench at the end of Saturday's game
  • Then Garcia unfolds his arms without warning and throws a right cross into Boylan's face. Boylan falls into the arms of another man
  • With fans kicking the lines down, Garcia quickly tries to make his exit. He does not run or push anyone, but he can be seen cutting the starting line
  • A spokesperson for the New Orleans pelicans did not immediately respond to the Daily Mail's request for an update on the condition of assistant coach Joe Boylan
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A recent video has appeared from a Houston Rockets fan sucker punching an assistant coach for the New Orleans pelicans, in which the suspect is shown what appears to be a random violent act before attempting to flee.

Since then, prosecutors have accused Manuel Garcia, 38, of assaulting Pelican's assistant coach Joe Boylan in the face on Saturday, after Houston's 126-123 win over New Orleans. His girlfriend, 33-year-old Brittney Aplin, was also arrested for having prevented the Garcia police.

In the video obtained by Houston & # 39; s ABC branch, the man who was later identified as Garcia, standing with his arms crossed near the bench of the Pelicans at the end of Saturday's game.

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Prosecutors have accused Manuel Garcia, 38, of mistreatment for alleged punching Pelican assistant coach Joe Boylan in the face on Saturday

Garcia's 33-year-old Brittney Aplin (photo) was also arrested for having prevented the police from reaching the suspect

Garcia's 33-year-old Brittney Aplin (photo) was also arrested for having prevented the police from reaching the suspect

Prosecutors have accused Manuel Garcia (left), 38, of assaulting Pelican's assistant coach Joe Boylan on Saturday, after a 126-123 Houston victory over New Orleans. His girlfriend, 33-year-old Brittney Aplin (right), was also arrested for having prevented the police to Garcia

In the video obtained from the Houston ABC branch, the man who was later identified as Garcia at the end of Saturday's game is seen with his arms crossed near the pelicans' bench. Then Garcia throws a right cross without warning into what appears to be Boylan's face (circled)

In the video obtained from the Houston ABC branch, the man who was later identified as Garcia at the end of Saturday's game is seen with his arms crossed near the pelicans' bench. Then Garcia throws a right cross without warning into what appears to be Boylan's face (circled)

In the video obtained from the Houston ABC branch, the man who was later identified as Garcia at the end of Saturday's game is seen with his arms crossed near the pelicans' bench. Then Garcia throws a right cross without warning into what appears to be Boylan's face (circled)

New Orleans Pelican's assistant coach Joe Boylan was beaten without warning on Saturday

New Orleans Pelican's assistant coach Joe Boylan was beaten without warning on Saturday

New Orleans Pelican's assistant coach Joe Boylan was beaten without warning on Saturday

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Then Garcia unfolds his arms without warning and throws a right cross into Boylan's face.

Boylan falls into the arms of another man while several spectators warn the police of the attacker, who immediately tried to escape.

With fans kicking the lines down, Garcia quickly tries to make his exit. He does not run or push anyone, but he can be seen stepping in front of the people in front of him who go up the stairs and walk to the exit.

Nathan Beedle, prosecutor of the Harris County, Texas district attorney, told reporters that he will not speculate on a motive, but & we will investigate this to the bottom and hold both responsible for their actions & # 39; .

Court cases did not mention lawyers for Garcia or his girlfriend.

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The pelicans did not immediately respond to the Daily Mail's request for an update on the state of Boylan.

The incident came after an Astros fan was arrested after beating a Yankees fan during the American League Championship Series in Houston this month.

With fans climbing the stairs along the rows, Garcia (circled) tries to make his exit quickly. He does not run or push anyone, but he can be seen stepping in front of the people in front of him who go up the stairs and walk to the exit

With fans climbing the stairs along the rows, Garcia (circled) tries to make his exit quickly. He does not run or push anyone, but he can be seen stepping in front of the people in front of him who go up the stairs and walk to the exit

With fans climbing the stairs along the rows, Garcia (circled) tries to make his exit quickly. He does not run or push anyone, but he can be seen stepping in front of the people in front of him who go up the stairs and walk to the exit

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