74-Year-Old Man Allegedly Attacks Restaurant Owner With Sledgehammer

74-Year-Old Man Allegedly Attacks Restaurant Owner With Sledgehammer

May 7, 2013 Updated May 7, 2013 at 4:42 PM EDT

A bizarre story from Florida involving a pair of senior citizens.

According to a report from the Orlando Sentinel, police said a 74-year-old Florida man was arrested Monday and charged with multiple counts of aggravated battery on a person age 65 or older and assault with a deadly weapon for allegedly attacking a 67-year-old restaurant owner with a sledgehammer and trying to run him down with his vehicle last week.

The victim was hit three times win the sledgehammer, according to the Orlando Sentinel report.

Read the report from the Orlando Sentinel HERE.




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