News reports say Figueroa was attempting to break up a fight that involved his daughter.
The victim was then attacked by three males who beaten him to the floor, then repeatedly kicked his head. He refused medical treatment, opting to return home where he died hours later.
The attack began when the owner of Fred’s Tiki Hut and Figueroa asked a patron on a cell-phone call to talk quieter.
The man left and returned with another man and woman. When the three confronted Figueroa with profanities, his daughter stepped forward and was assaulted by the woman.
Figueroa intervened to protect his daughter and was, subsequently beaten and kicked to death.
The crime occurred in Maplewood, MN near St. Paul and was reported November 13, 2014.
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