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Sheriff arrests man for robbing 87-year-old

Record-Courier Staff Report Published: November 15, 2012 3:48 PM

The Portage County Sheriffs Office arrested a man Thursday for allegedly robbing and knocking down an 87-year-old Nelson woman, who suffered a broken hip.

David A. Warner, 29, of 11511 S.R. 88 in Nelson, has been arrested and charged with aggravated robbery following the investigation of a home invasion in the 11200 block of S.R. 88, according to the sheriffs office.

According to the sheriff, Warner allegedly knocked down 87-year-old Dorothy Bailey when she answered the door to her home. He then allegedly proceeded to take an undisclosed amount of money from Baileys purse.

Warner is currently being held at the Portage County jail without bond. He will be arraigned on Friday at 1:15 p.m. in the Portage County Court of Common Pleas.


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anonymous Nov 16, 2012 9:09 AM

I think he is a piece of sh*t to mess with an elderly lady! They should let her family beat the crap out of him!

anonymous Nov 15, 2012 8:55 PM

Real tough dude!.......another one of Portage County's drug users?

anonymous Nov 15, 2012 8:55 PM

Real tough dude!.......another one of Portage County's drug users?

anonymous Nov 15, 2012 4:56 PM

I think he should be charged with attempted murder too. Lock him up and let out one of the pot offenders. We cannot have savages like this roaming around preying on our precious elderly. Off he goes !

anonymous Nov 15, 2012 4:33 PM

Wow people. No ones nice anymore.