LaGrange woman hit by juvenile with cast iron skillet

LAGRANGE, GA (WTVM) - The LaGrange Police Department says an 88-year-old woman was struck in the head with a cast iron skillet by a male juvenile.

Police say on July 27, at approximately 4:43 a.m., the Patrol Division responded to the 600 block of Smoot Street in reference to an assault. When they arrived, officers say they spoke with a woman who claims she and the male juvenile had an argument which resulted in him hitting her in the head with the skillet while she laid in bed.

The victim was transported to the West Georgia Medical Center where she was treated and released. The juvenile was taken into custody at the scene and later charged with aggravated assault.

He is being detained at the Columbus Regional Youth Detention Center.

Anyone with additional information about this incident is asked to call the LaGrange Police Department at 706-883-2603.

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