A Marathon man forced his way into his ex-girlfriend’s apartment and attacked the man she is now dating. He was arrested.
The ex-girlfriend of Christian Banos Ortiz said she saw him night while she was out with her new boyfriend. She said Ortiz was visibly upset.
She told Deputy Garrett Bragg she was at home on Tingler Lane in Marathon in the early morning hours . She said her boyfriend was asleep in the bedroom. She said Ortiz knocked on the door and when she opened it, he forced his way inside. She said he hit her, then went into the bedroom and attacked her boyfriend. The boyfriend suffered a number of minor injuries from the attack.
Ortiz was found at his residence on Knight’s Key. He was arrested. He was charged with burglary with battery on the occupant and two counts of battery. He was booked into jail.