The Second Squad reports the arrest of a New Cassel man for an incident that occurred on Tuesday, December 15, 2020 at 9:15 pm in Hicksville.
According to detectives, a 57-year-old female was sitting in her parked car at 182 West Old Country Road when the defendant Jose Ordonez-Bonilla, 27, of 716 Roman Avenue, approached the driver side window with a knife and demanded her purse. The female victim refused to comply and the defendant fled the scene on foot, running northbound on Newbridge Road. The victim followed the defendant in her vehicle, before losing site of him and then contacted police.
A subsequent investigation by detectives involving video surveillance and DNA evidence, identified Ordonez-Bonilla as the person responsible. He was located by officers on June 13, 2021 in the rear of 678 Union Avenue in New Cassel and placed into custody without incident.
Defendant Ordonez-Bonilla is charged Robbery 1st degree, Menacing 2nd degree and Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd degree. He will be arraigned on June 14, 2021 in Mineola.
Details by: Det. Perna/2nd Squad 06/13/21/2000/8834