Alexis Maldonado-Rodriguez has been charged with Aggravated Robbery by the WFPD. (Source: WCSO)
WICHITA FALLS, Tx (RNN Texoma) -
A Wichita Falls man was arrested on Monday night following a disturbance at an apartment complex.
Around 11 p.m. officers were dispatched to the 3600 block of Maplewood to the Parks Place Apartments in reference to a possible aggravated robbery.
When police arrived on the scene they found a man who matched the description of the suspect, who officers were told had just taken items from the victim's vehicle and threatened the victim with a hammer.
Officers detained the suspect, Alexis Rodriguez-Maldonado, 21, after he tried to walk away from the scene.
Police said when talking to the victim, he said he heard a loud banging sound outside his apartment and when he looked outside he saw Rodriguez-
Maldonado inside his (the victim) vehicle taking items out.
The victim went outside to confront Rodriguez-Maldonado, according to police. When the victim confronted the suspect, the victim said Rodriguez-Maldonado threatened to hurt him with a hammer he had in his hand.
Officers spoke to a witness who said they saw Rodriguez-Maldonado inside the victim's vehicle and saw Rodriguez-Maldonado threaten the victim with a hammer.
Rodriguez-Maldonado was taken to the Wichita Co. Jail and charged with Aggravated Robbery.