Torrington Man Assaults Elderly Person: Police | NBC Connecticut

Torrington Man Assaults Elderly Person: Police



    Alfred Columbia Jr.

    Torrington police arrested a 43-year-old man suspected of assaulting an elderly person.

    Alfred Columbia Jr., 43, of 180 Greenridge Road, in Torrington, was charged with third-degree assault, third-degree assault on an elderly person and second-degree breach of peace.

    Police did not release the name or age of the victim or information on whether Columbia Jr. has a connection to the elderly individual.

    The Republican-American reported that Columbia Jr. broke his 87-year-old grandmother's arm and that both were taken to the hospital, but police have not confirmed that information at this time.

    More information will be provided when it becomes an available.

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