Assault victim rushed to hospital after being beat with a cellphone

Fabrizio Perez // Hidalgo County Jail

Using a cellphone to assault someone has landed one man in trouble.

Fabrizio Perez is now facing a criminal charge because of alleged aggravated assault, which happened in rural Edinburg.

Documents reveal Perez repeatedly hit another man on his head with a phone causing injuries.

The victim was rushed to a local hospital complaining about cuts on his head.

According to documents obtained by Action 4 News, the victim was in a lot of pain because of the beating.

A witness told police she saw the victim bleeding because of the assault.

The victim was treated at Edinburg Regional Hospital.

Perez, 44, was arrested by Hidalgo County deputies on the second degree felony charge, and he was transported to jail.