Michael Rodrigue

LABADIEVILLE - A Labadieville man was arrested Sunday evening, accused of injuring an elderly woman at her home, Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon said.

Deputies responding to a call about a disturbance at a Labadieville residence learned from the victim, a 79-year-old woman, that Michael Rodrigue, 56, of 115 Poplar St., Labadieville, had destroyed property in her home and had slammed a door on her arm, causing injuries, Falcon said in a news release.

Rodrigue, who had left the area, was found and arrested a short time later, Falcon said.

Rodrigue was booked into the Assumption Parish Detention Center on counts of disturbing the peace, aggravated battery, simple criminal damage to property and simple battery of the infirm, Falcon said.