Hamilton, NJ – Police arrested 27-year-old, illegal alien Sergio Fernando Solorzano-Vasquez on Sunday after his attempt to rob a 94-year-old woman and her 92-year-old sister was met with unexpected resistance the illegal did not anticipate.
Upon returning to their vehicle from a stop by their local CVS/Pharmacy, the two sisters noticed Solorzano-Vasquez was hiding in their back seat. He quickly pulled a knife and began slashing at the two elderly woman. Without thinking, the driver reacted and threw her arm back to block the knife from doing serious damage. This provided her sister the opportunity to jump out of the car and scream for help. Luckily, the commotion attracted the attention of a bystander who began closing in on the vehicle to provide assistance.
Alarmed by the pace in which his plan was disintegrating, Solorzano-Vasquez jumped out of the car and ran, hiding behind the nearest building. Police arrived on the scene quickly thereafter and tracked Solorzano-Vasquez to a nearby home where they made the arrest.
Solorzano-Vasquez has been charged with robbery, aggravated assault, and weapons possession. He is currently being held in a Mercer County jail on $150,000 cash bail.