(NEW YORK) -- A New York City man faces felony assault charges after he punched an 100-pound woman who was standing in a parking lot space he wanted. Lana Rosas, 25, was saving the space for her boyfriend. Now she's in a coma.
"Nobody would think anything would happen that would go this far," said Oscar Fuller, the alleged attacker, to reporters.
Fuller said the evidence would prove he acted in self-defense.
"She hit first...and just like we know there are cameras everywhere inside New York City," said Fuller.
Rosas is still in the hospital. Doctors have removed part of her skull to reduce the brain swelling.
"I am very, very sorry for the situation she is going through right now, and I am hoping for a speedy recovery," said Fuller.
Fuller left the scene before paramedics arrived but said he didn't realize Rosas was so badly hurt when he left the scene.
Fuller is free on $100,000 bail.
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