Police: Man arrested after using metal cane in fight | KOB 4

Police: Man arrested after using metal cane in fight

Jorge Vigil-Garcia Jorge Vigil-Garcia | 

Marian Camacho
September 12, 2018 11:44 AM

LAS CRUCES, N.M. - A Las Cruces man is facing charges of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon after police say he used a cane to hit another man over the head.


28-year-old Jorge Vigil-Garcia was arrested Tuesday.

Police say a man had confronted Vigil-Garcia and accused him of hitting a woman in the face. Police say the two men argued and that's when Vigil-Garcia grabbed a metal cane and hit the other man in the head and body.

The victim suffered several lacerations.


Marian Camacho

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