UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 8:54am
ROCKDALE -- A Rockdale man is in the Milam County Jail after pushing his elderly mother to the ground.
Wade Lee Whited,42, is accused of getting into an argument with his 70-year-old mother Sunday night, hitting her and knocking her down.
When she tried to call for help Whited took the battery out of the phone.
Whited is charged with injury to the elderly and interference with an emergency call.