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Men face charges in BB gun, sword attack

Richard Delgado-Mendez, 23, and Kirstian Rodriguez, 21, arrested

KISSIMMEE, Fla. – Two men are facing charges after deputies say they threatened a bicyclist with a BB gun and a sword. 

The victim told Osceola County sheriff's deputies that he was riding his bicycle Sunday morning along West U.S. Highway 192 when someone inside a truck pointed a BB gun at him. 

Investigators said the driver, Richard Delgado-Mendez, 23, got out of the truck and threatened the man with a long sword. 

The victim was able to get away and was not hurt. 

Deputies found Delgado-Mendez and his passenger, Kristian Rodriguez, 21, at a nearby campground. 

Delgado-Mendez was arrested on charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. 

Rodriguez is facing charges of tampering with evidence. 

 

 


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