Urbana man faces domestic assault charge

A man from Urbana is facing charges in Dallas County after an incident involving alleged domestic abuse. The incident reportedly began when 33 year old Cruz Ortiz allegedly punched his way through a bedroom door, and took the victim’s vehicle keys. The victim was able to grab the keys, but then Cruz followed them inside the residence, grabbed the victim causing bruises. As the victim was trying to get away, they fell casing additional bruises. A child who was in the residence reported hid after they observed Ortiz punching the victim in the shoulder. Ortiz is charged with domestic assault and endangering the welfare of a child, and a warrant was issued for his arrest, with a bond of $25-hundred-dollars.