Sunday, October 13, 2013
Man arrested for beating ex-fiancée

STOCK ISLAND -- Authorities on Thursday arrested a man accused of beating his former fiancée with a stick so badly she had to be hospitalized, according to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office.

Juan Ortueta, 42, of Waters Edge Colony Mobile Home Park on Laurel Avenue, Stock Island, was charged with aggravated battery.

The 37-year-old victim told pol...

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