News Flash: Suspect in Malibu bank robbery and officer injury caught, charged with attempted murder


Charles Terreal Washington, the man who on Monday allegedly robbed the Wells Fargo at Cross Creek Plaza and later intentionally rammed his car into a motorcycle Sheriff’s deputy, was arrested by El Segundo police at his Los Angeles home on Tuesday. Washington, who is a suspect in an El Segundo bank robbery and several other bank robberies in the South Bay, was charged today with attempted murder of a Sheriff’s deputy and several other charges.

Washington, 47, is scheduled to be arraigned at the LAX Courthouse later this afternoon on 14 felony counts. He is being held on $2.5 million bail.

The officer injured on Monday, Deputy James Mulay, remains at a local hospital in serious condition.