Cops: DNA match links Kevin Ortez, 16, to Hicksville burglary

Officials say blood led police to an arrest in a Hicksville burglary. In March cops found blood at the scene of a home burglary behind

Cops say blood found at the scene of the crime linked 16-year-old Kevin Ortez.

Cops say blood found at the scene of the crime linked 16-year-old Kevin Ortez. (5/7/13)

HICKSVILLE - Officials say blood led police to an arrest in a Hicksville burglary.

In March, cops found blood at the scene of a home burglary behind Broadway Mall on Princess Street in Hicksville.

According to police, last month a DNA test matched the blood to 16-year-old Kevin Ortez.

Ortez was arrested yesterday on burglary and marijuana charges.  

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