A Mooresville man faces a felony charge after allegedly assaulting his 83-year-old mother.
Raymond Bois Grimes, 59, of 103 Pier 33 Drive, Unit 214, is charged with grabbing his mother by the arms and throwing her against a wall in their home on Jan. 19, according to the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office.
The mother, who the sheriff’s office didn’t identify, was injured when she fell and hit her head on the wall and a table, according to a press release.
The victim told deputies that Grimes, who she said was her caretaker, had been abusing her for several weeks before the incident.
Grimes was arrested and charged with felony assault on an elderly person. He was given a $5,000 secured bond.