Man Sentenced To 9 Years In Prison For Assaulting Woman Under Red Bluff Bridge

A Red Bluff man has been sentenced for assaulting a woman under a bridge. 45-year-old Darrick Diaz was arrested November 23rd by Red Bluff Police, who had been dispatched to the Antelope Boulevard Bridge for a domestic dispute. They learned the victim had been struck in the face several times by Diaz, who also choked her and held a knife to her throat, threatening to kill her. Convicted of felony assault with a deadly weapon with an enhancement for a prior serious felony, Diaz has been sentenced to 9 years in state prison.