Breaking News Bar
updated: 8/27/2014 9:08 AM

Chicago man charged with battery of 80-year-old

hello
Success - Article sent! close
 
Associated Press

Cook County authorities have charged a Chicago man with hitting his 80-year-old neighbor with a board during an argument over fishing tackle and $8.

The Chicago Sun-Times reports police said Tuesday that 32-year-old Corey Mitchell is charged with felony aggravated battery of a person over 60. They say Mitchell hit his neighbor with a two-by-four board on Saturday at the older man's Chicago home following their argument.

Order Reprint Print Article
 
Interested in reusing this article?
Custom reprints are a powerful and strategic way to share your article with customers, employees and prospects.
The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.
Need more information about reprints? Visit our Reprints Section for more details.

Contact information ( * required )

Success - request sent close

Police say the elderly man was taken to a hospital for a gash on his head and swelling near his eye. They say he is stable.

Police arrested Mitchell the next day. He was ordered held on $250,000 bond. Online jail records didn't indicate an attorney.

Share this page
Comments ()
Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.