95-year-old man kills his roommate with walker at senior citizens homeBy Mason White 3:31 PM June 4, 2015
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By: Mahesh Sarin
An elderly man was arrested on charges of murder after killing his roommate with a walker, police in Spain said.
Navarra Police said that they arrested the 95-year-old man identified as M.G. A. on Tuesday, after being accused of killing 88-year-old Restituto Jimenez Belzuz at the senior citizens home.
According to the police investigation, the suspect used his walker to hit the victim over the head several times until he fell unconscious.
The attack unfolded in their bedroom. The victim was rushed to a hospital in Pamplona, where he died of his injuries. The suspect was charged with one count of murder.
A judge ordered the suspect to undergo a mental health evaluation, and he is being kept at a mental health facility.