Report: Horse Trainer arrested at Santa Anita

Jockey Alex Solis was allegedly assaulted by trainer Steve Miyadi at Santa Anita Park on Sept 23, 2016, according to the Daily Racing Form.

Jockey Alex Solis was allegedly assaulted by trainer Steve Miyadi at Santa Anita Park on Sept 23, 2016, according to the Daily Racing Form.

Police arrested horse trainer Steve Miyadi this morning at Santa Anita Park following an altercation with jockey Alex Solis, according to a report in the Daily Racing Form.

Miyadi, who was serving a 30-day suspension, allegedly got into a confrontation with jockey Alex Solis. The confrontation may have involved the suspension. Solis is a commissioner on the California Horse Racing Board.

A Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department website indicates Miyadi was taken into custody at 6:40 a.m. and booked at the Arcadia Police Department. He was held until 8:23 a.m., when he made bail, which had been set at $750.

No court date has been set in the case.

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