Grover Beach man accused of assaulting his neighbor
April 22, 2013
A dispute Sunday afternoon between three Grover Beach neighbors leaves one man in critical condition and another behind bars, police said.
Shortly before 2 p.m., the 69-year-old victim, his 32-year-old son and their neighbor Jerry Odom began arguing. Odom is accused of physically assaulting the father and son and knocking both men to the ground.
During the alleged assault, the 69-year-old went into cardiac arrest and was later transported to a local hospital. He is listed in critical condition.
Officers booked Odom into the San Luis Obispo County Jail on charges of felony assault with a deadly weapon, felony elder abuse and misdemeanor battery. His bond is currently set at $50,000.