By MICHAEL RODRIGUEZ
San Benito police arrested a man on Saturday for allegedly beating his girlfriend unconscious using a broom stick.
Detective David Rodriguez of the San Benito Police Department reported via press release on Monday the arrest of Jose Casarez, 43, of San Benito in connection with the crime.
According to Rodriguez’ statement, a police officer at 11:23 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, responded to Harlingen Medical Center in reference to a case of an assaulted female, who accused her boyfriend of punching her and striking her head with a broom stick following an argument.
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