facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Tenant allegedly attacked over cleanliness

April 2, 2013 at 2:45 PM   |   Comments

INDIANAPOLIS, April 2 (UPI) -- An Indiana man was allegedly attacked by his landlord's son during an argument about the home's state of cleanliness, police said.

Indianapolis police said Paul Perry, 50, told officers he arrived home Monday to find a man cooking a meal in his kitchen, The Indianapolis Star reported Tuesday.

Perry said he recognized the man as his landlord's 30-year-old son, whose name was not released.

"They began arguing verbally," the police report said. "[The landlord's son told] Mr. Perry that he was lazy and had not kept the house clean."

Perry said the other man threatened him before retrieving a tire iron from his car and striking Perry on his left bicep, elbow and thumb.

Perry was treated for his injuries.

Police are investigating the incident, the report said.

© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Most Popular
1
Booby trap covers Austrian officer in manure Booby trap covers Austrian officer in manure
2
Calf with third eye hailed as incarnation of Shiva Calf with third eye hailed as incarnation of Shiva
3
Australia's bustiest model weighs larger breasts Australia's bustiest model weighs larger breasts
4
Swiss government: Vegan diet bad for kids Swiss government: Vegan diet bad for kids
5
1.4 tons of contaminated cheese stolen 1.4 tons of contaminated cheese stolen
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback