Man charged in connection with assault on elderly man - The Rugby Observer

Man charged in connection with assault on elderly man

A MAN has appeared in court after being charged with assault, in connection with reports an elderly man was beaten to the head with a wooden stick during a daylight break-in at his Dunchurch Road home on Tuesday January 22.

The man, who is in his 80s, was taken to hospital with serious head injuries.

Marcin Gacioch, 32, of Victoria Street, Rugby, was arrested in connection with the incident shortly afterwards.

He was charged with assault at Warwickshire Magistrates’ Court on Thursday January 24.

He was also charged with exposure after it is alleged he exposed himself to a woman in Dunchurch Road around the time the assault occurred.

Mr Gacioch was remanded to appear at Warwick Crown Court on February 21.


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