Man Arrested for Injury To Elderly Disabled man

A Longview man is in custody, charged with felony injury to an elderly person for an attack on a family member. 31 year old Perry Hollingsworth was arrested by police at a nightclub on Marshall avenue around 8:00 p.m. Thursday night. He's accused of beating his disabled 68 year old father-in-law, and leaving him in the parking area while driving off with his wheelchair.

Hollingsworth is charged with felony injury to an elderly person, and is being held on $5,000 bond.

Bob Hallmark, reporting.