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Man holds roommate at gunpoint, pistol-whips him for unplugging his Ring digicam, deputies say

SAN ANTONIO – An argument between roommates took a violent flip after one pulled a gun and pistol-whipped the opposite unconscious, in keeping with an arrest affidavit.

Raul Bermundez III is charged with agg. assault with a lethal weapon, stemming from an incident on Oct. 24. He was taken into custody Nov. 20, in keeping with Bexar County court docket information.

On Oct. 24 at 11:32 a.m., deputies have been known as to an space hospital, the place the sufferer claimed his roommate, Bermundez, pointed a gun at him and struck him within the head.

He instructed deputies that earlier within the day, he left the house upset that Bermundez ate his yogurt. He additionally turned off Bermundez’s Ring digicam so he couldn’t see when he arrived and left the house.

When the roommate returned, Bermundez confronted him within the pathway that results in their house and requested who unplugged his Ring digicam, an affidavit states.

His roommate admitted to unplugging it, however then fired again and mentioned he was uninterested in him consuming his breakfast, deputies mentioned.

A verbal argument started and Bermudez pulled a gun from his waistband, pointing it at his roommate’s face, an affidavit states. He then ordered his roommate to get in the home.

Bermundez’s roommate known as his ex-girlfriend and instructed her to telephone the police, deputies mentioned. When he circled to return inside and seize his belongings, Bermudez pistol-whipped him at the back of the top, an affidavit states.

Deputies mentioned Bermundez’s roommate “blacked out” and when he awoke, he discovered himself working down the road. Moments later, he ducked down behind a car and known as 911.

After his harm, the roommate instructed officers he had dizziness and was injured on his head and his ear.

Deputies have been unable to find Bermundez.

However, the roommate was capable of establish Bermundez to deputies by {a photograph} on his telephone and mentioned he’d pursue expenses in opposition to him.

According to court docket information, Bermundez is at present being held within the Bexar County Jail.

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