POSTED: Wednesday, December 4, 2013 - 10:53am
UPDATED: Wednesday, December 4, 2013 - 11:58am
HARLINGEN, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — Harlingen police arrested a man on an assault charge after he slapped a minor female after she refused to have a drink with him.
On Monday, December 2nd at around 9 p.m. police spoke to a juvenile female on the 500 block of West Taft Avenue in reference to being assaulted by a man she knew as 35 year-old Jorge Armando Gutierrez.
She stated that while walking down the Taft Avenue, Gutierrez approached her and asked her to have a drink with him and when she refused he slapped her several times across her face.
Gutierrez left the scene when the minor stated she was calling police. He was later located at an abandoned home on the 300 block of E. Madison Avenue and arrested for assault and accessed a bond of $5,750 dollars.