Fort Payne police charge man with elder abuse of an 84 year old

Fort Payne, Alabama

FORT PAYNE, Alabama (WDEF) – Fort Payne Police have charged a man with abusing an 84 year old woman.

Investigators say she had a three inch long gash on her hand from being slapped.

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The case was reported by DHR workers.

Police arrested 66 year old James Ronnie Hulsey for the assault.

He was charged with elderly Abuse in the 2nd Degree.