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Elderly California Man, 73, Accused Of Using Walking Cane To Attack 80-Year-Old Brother-In-Law

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Jun. 1 2023, Published 8:42 a.m. ET

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A 73-year-old man in California was on the lam and faced an attempted murder charge after he allegedly used a walking cane to attack his 80-year-old brother-in-law, authorities said.

Shortly before 3 a.m. on May 30, the two men got into a physical altercation with each other inside the victim’s residence, Lt. Tim Bundy of the Pasadena Police Department said, Pasadena Now reported.

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The suspect is accused of allegedly punching the older man in the face and knocking him down.

Police said the suspect then beat the 80-year-old man in the head, face and body with a walking cane while allegedly shouting he was going to kill him.

The elderly suspect then fled the scene.


The alleged victim refused treatment for possible injuries suffered during the altercation.


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