Slade L. Foster, 43, of Fredericktown was arrested by the Madison County Sheriff’s Department Thursday, Feb. 23 and charged with First Degree Elder Abuse, a class A felony.
According to the probable cause statement, Foster is accused of assaulting a 77-year-old victim by forcibly shoving her to the floor and threatening to kill her.
An ambulance was dispatched to the scene and the victim was transported to the hospital. She was transferred to Jefferson Regional Medical Center the next day. She received fractures to the left wrist area, a closed fracture of the pelvis and a contusion to the shoulder.
Foster is in the Madison County Jail on a $25,000 cash only bond. A trial date has not been set.