POSTED: Sunday, January 13, 2013 - 4:47pm
UPDATED: Sunday, January 13, 2013 - 5:12pm
BATON ROUGE, LA (NBC33) — A Denham Springs man was arrested Friday for allegedly breaking into the home of an elderly man and beating him.
The Baton Rouge Police Department reports that the incident occurred on Jan. 7, 2013 shortly after midnight at a home located in the 800 block of South Eugene Street. We’re told the suspect, James Joseph McInnis, 30, allegedly knocked on the door of the victim’s home. When the 81-year-old man answered, McInnis reportedly forced his way inside, beat the man, and then stole his television.
Mcinnis was arrested and charged with Home Invasion. He was booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison.