A Kentucky woman was arrested on accusations she beat a disabled man with his metal cane until it broke, because he said he didn’t believe in God, WDRB reports.
Laura Reid, 49, was visiting the victim in his home, and at one point she asked him if he believed in God, police told the station. The man jokingly replied he didn’t. Reid became so enraged by his answer that she allegedly picked up his metal cane and beat him over the head and body. She then robbed him.
Police told WDRB that the man was unable to leave because of his disability. Reid stayed in his home for three hours after the alleged assault, then left with his cell phone, keys, wallet containing credit cards and $50 cash.
The man was forced to crawl to a local gas station in order to seek help, where paramedics took him to a nearby hospital. He suffered serious injuries, including a concussion, a broken arm, multiple bruises, cuts and abrasions.
The victim was able to cancel his credit cards and identify Reid, who is being charged with assault, robbery and unlawful imprisonment. An arrest warrant was issued in October and she was taken into custody Tuesday.
‘Don’t talk about racism, racist’: Trump scorched after claiming Biden-Harris campaign has a ‘racism problem’
President Donald Trump continued to lash out at Kamala Harris after the California Democrat was chosen to join the 2020 Democratic Party ticket as presumptive nominee Joe Biden's running mate.
At a news conference following the selection, Trump complained about Harris being "nasty."
After 10 p.m. on Monday, Trump tweeted out an attack ad claiming "Joe Biden has a racism problem."
Here's some of what people were saying about Trump's line of attack:
Trump’s irrational fear that windmills will ‘destroy the country’ makes him the butt of jokes
The leader of the free world ranted about windmills while calling into Sean Hannity's Fox News show on Monday.
"If you see a windmill and you hear a windmill, your home goes down by half, or less than half. It kills all the birds," Trump falsely claimed.
"The whole thing is crazy, what they want to do, and they'll destroy the country," Trump argued.
Here's some of what people were saying about his fear of windmills:
LISTEN: Trump goes on angry rant against female reporter while phoning into Fox News
President Donald Trump spent his Tuesday evening calling into Sean Hannity's show on Fox News.
During the call, the leader of the free world whined about Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times correspondent Maggie Haberman.
"The Pulitzer Prize is worthless as far as I'm concerned," Trump said of the coveted award. "Because, when you have the Maggie Habermans getting a Pulitzer Prize and she got it all wrong."
"I haven't spoken to her forever -- she's like my biographer, like she knows everything about me. She knows nothing about me.
[caption id="attachment_1261521" align="aligncenter" width="800"] The New York Times' Maggie Haberman, President Donald Trump[/caption]