By QCS Staff
Bobby Vandiver, 22, plead not guilty Wednesday to three felony charges at his arraignment in Quay County Magistrate Court.
Vandiver is charged with hitting, and kicking 76-year-old Joe Sandoval in the head to rob him of $5.
Vandiver requested an attorney and a trial by jury. He is in the Quay County Detention Center on $100,000 cash-only bond.
Vandiver was arrested on Sunday and was initially held at QCDC on $25,000 cash-only bond.
Sandoval was transported on Sunday to Dan C. Trigg Memorial Hospital for his injuries. He was transferred on Thursday to a different hospital for rehabilitation, said Elizabeth Brophy, Trigg spokesperson.