HARLINGEN, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — Harlingen police arrested a man after he breaks into a home and assaults a woman.
On Thursday, October 31st, at around 2:30 a.m. police were dispatched to the 1500 block of South H Street in reference to a disturbance.
The responding officer, while in route to the location, was advised to be on the lookout for a male suspect on a skateboard, involved in the disturbance.
The officer spotted the suspect on the 1400 block of South J Street and he was identified as Estevan Rodriguez, 22, by the victim and a witness.
The victim stated that Rodriguez had forced his way into her residence through the front door and became extremely upset when he saw another man, the witness, in the residence.
Rodriguez then pushed the victim several times with the witness intervening and Rodriguez then leaving the residence. He was arrested and charged with burglary of habitation with intent to commit assault and handed a $20,000 bond.