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Warminster Man Arrested for Assaulting 12-Year-Old

The suspect was charged with indecent assault and sent to the Bucks County Correctional Facility on $100,000 bail.

Warminster police responded to a report of an assault of a 12-year-old girl that occurred at the Bucks Landing Apartments in Warminster, late Wednesday afternoon.  

The suspect was identified as Miguel Ortiz-Cortez who was arrested and charged with indecent assault and unlawful contact with a minor and was arraigned last night before Judge Charles Baum of Perkasie.  

Bail was set at $100,000 and Ortiz-Cortez was ordered to have no contact with the victim. Ortiz-Cortez was sent to Bucks County Correctional Facility.

Terri April 20, 2012 at 03:31 PM
Did it ever dawn on the owners of Bucks Landing that once you need a police "substation" in your complex you obviously have a major problem! And if he is an illegal let the owners have some sort of consequence to leasing to people who are not U.S. citizens.
Love25 April 20, 2012 at 05:07 PM
I agree Bucks Landing needs to be demolished. The owners should be fined and/or jailed for allowing illigeal immigrants to live there. Don't you need to have an SSN number for a credit check in order to rent.
Irene Lennon April 20, 2012 at 07:59 PM
Maybe if enough Warminster citizens ban together to do something about this haven for "illegal aliens" then action will be taken. I agree with the fact that the owners, who live in New York, should be fined for having known illegals living in their complex. These owners couldn't care less as long as they are getting their profit from this place.
Pete Krenshaw April 20, 2012 at 09:32 PM
What legal recourse can Warminster Township pursue against the owners of Bucks Landing? I would hope our Township officials have already explored these options and are in the process of doing all they can to ensure the safety of our community.
chris m May 11, 2012 at 07:22 PM
The problem with the SS# and credit check is the apartment may be rented to one legal person who has 9 illegals living there. Immigration needs to be called in to run thru the place and check green cards.

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