84-Year-Old Lafayette Woman Beaten, Suspect Arrested
Around 9 o'clock yesterday morning, Lafayette Police were called out to the 400 block of Cleveland Street after someone expressed concerns for the home's occupant.
Police found the 84-year-old woman lying on the floor of the bedroom of her home.
It appeared to officers that the victim suffered from multiple strikes to the head.
The woman was taken to an area hospital, and she is listed in stable condition.
Lafayette detectives were able to identify the suspect at 44-year-old Glen Lamont Semien.
Semien was arrested by the US Marshal’s Violent Task Force at approximately 5:00 pm on an arrest warrant for Attempted 1st Degree Murder.
The investigation remains ongoing.