CAPTURED: Orlando Perez-Ortiz
UPDATE: The Bexar County Sheriff's Office says Orlando Perez-Ortiz has been captured. See previous story below.
The Bexar County Sheriff's Office needs your help to find Orlando Perez-Ortiz, wanted for attacking his ex-wife in front of her two children by throwing several punches and busting out her car window.
According to Deputy Johnny Garcia, Bexar County Sheriff's Office, Bexar County Sheriff's Deputies were dispatched for family disturbance in west Bexar County in September of 2018.
The caller reported that ex-husband, 28-year-old Orlando Perez-Ortiz, had busted out the windows to her vehicle.
"When deputies arrived on-scene the responding deputy observed Perez-Ortiz running towards the rear of the residence," Deputy Garcia said. "A search with the assistance of aerial support was made, but were unable to locate the suspect."
The victim told the deputies that when she got home, her ex-husband, who she has a protective order against, was outside her home.
As she got out of her car, that's when he starting throwing punches at her in front of her children.
"As the victim got out of her vehicle, Perez-Ortiz violently attacked her by throwing several punches, but was only able to graze the top of her head," Garcia said. After several minutes of being involved in a physical altercation with Perez-Ortiz as their 2 and 3 year old children were present, the altercation would come to a stop upon the deputy arriving on-scene."
Orlando Perez-Ortiz is wanted for Assault Family Violence- 2nd Offense, and Violation of a Protective Order.
He is 28 years old, stands at 5'09" and weighs 180 pounds.
If you have any information on Perez-Ortiz whereabouts contact the Bexar County Sheriff's Office at (210)335-6000.