Man Behind Bars following Robbery and Assault
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INDIO - A man on probation for felony burglary and robbery strikes again, targeting a 90 year old woman.
Tuesday morning around 7:30 a.m., Indio police received a call on a possible home invasion in the 81-200 block of Alberta Avenue. When they arrived they located a 90 year old woman who had been robbed and attacked. According to police, the suspect, Jesus Ramirez, 32, of Indio allegedly had knocked on the front door, the woman answered. He then forced his way inside, stealing her wallet, then on the way out attacked her.
Police going off a vehicle description, were able to track him down and make an arrest in the area of Towne Street and Mountain View Avenue later that evening.
Ramirez is being charged with home invasion robbery, assualt with a deadly weapon, elder abuse, and violation of felony probation. At the time of the home invasion he was probation for robbery and burglary.