Man arrested after castrating paraplegic inside nursing homeBy Mason White 9:59 AM June 25, 2013
By: Ryan Lee Hall
(Scroll down for video) A man was arrested and charged with attempted murder related charges after castrating a disabled man inside an assisted living facility, according to police reports in Pennsylvania.
Police said that the 41-year-old is being held on $5 million bail after castrating the paraplegic during a dispute in Philadelphia.
Officials said that Edgar Bonilla is accused of attempted murder, aggravated assault and other charges in the attack Monday night inside the apartments in Elmwood Inglis. Police Lieutenant John Walker said that Bonilla was visiting a friend in the facility and apparently had some sort of dispute with the victim.
Walker said that Bonilla was apparently trying to resolve this dispute. The victim, Bonilla and another woman were friends. Police said that Bonilla and the victim were fighting over the woman, who is also paraplegic.
Bonilla is in custody. The victim, 43-years-old, remains in critical condition in a hospital.
Bonilla also has a criminal history. He pleaded guilty to trespassing back in 2004.Mobile video not loading? Click here to view