Man Accused Of Severe Beating Arrested
POSTED: Wednesday, November 16, 2011 - 1:32pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, November 16, 2011 - 5:17pm
LAS CRUCES - Police have arrested the man accused of beating his ex-wife in the head with a rock.
Dona Ana County Sheriff's Officers say Victor Filerio, 21, was wanted on numerous charges, including aggravated battery. Filerio's ex-wife told investigators he hit her in the head with a rock, tried to strangle her, and stopped her from calling 911.
Today police spotted Filerio at Village Inn on El Paseo in Las Cruces and arrested him.
He's being held in the Doña Ana County Detention Center on charges of aggravated battery on a household member, aggravated burglary with a deadly weapon, aggravated battery causing great bodily harm, and interference with communication.