The Southington Police Department announced that Joshua Cuadrado, 24, of Southington was arrested on Tuesday, Sept. 8 and charged with second degree assault on the elderly and disorderly conduct.
The investigation began at approximately 2:25 p.m. on Sept. 8 when police were called to 217 Old Turnpike Rd. on a report of a domestic dispute. Police report that during the course of an argument, Cuadrado pushed the victim to the ground, causing an injury. The victim is 70 years old and was taken to a local hospital for treatment.
Cuadrado was held lieu of a $50,000 bond, and was scheduled to appear at Bristol Superior Court on Sept. 9.