Man accused of physically abusing mother in Decatur
DECATUR, Ala. — Decatur police arrested a man Monday after his mother accused him of assaulting her.
Police received a call about an elder abuse incident on May 30 in the 200 block of Westbury Ct in Decatur. When authorities arrived, a woman told police her son, Christopher Stroupe, had caused her serious physical injury. After an investigation, detectives obtained a warrant for Stroupe’s arrest.
Officers located Stroupe on June 4 and charged him with first-degree elder abuse. He is being held in the Morgan County Jail on a $100,000 bond.