75-year-old mom beaten with wooden curtain rod

David Allen Hughes, son of victim, charged
Apr. 30, 2013 @ 02:44 PM

A Thomasville man is charged with beating his 75-year-old mother with a wooden curtain rod.
According to the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office, officers on April 29 responded to 1480 Remer Regan Road in reference to the assault on a 75-year-old woman.
Deputies arrested the victim’s son,  David Allen Hughes,  46, of the same address and charged him with assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury, two counts of resisting arrest, assault on a government official, and malicious conduct by a prisoner.
He was placed in the Davidson County Jail under a $50,000 secured bond. His court date is  May 11.