Man accused of physically abusing mother in Decatur

Christopher Stroupe. Courtesy: Decatur PD

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.

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