UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 8:54am
A 21-year old man is arrested after assaulting his mother's health care worker.
Officials took into custody Damian Eugene Warner, of Waco, for assaulting a 34-year old Home Health Care worker that had been taking care of his mother. The incident took place the morning of December 21 in a house in the 1300 block of E. Clay Street. The worker was taker to Hillcrest by ambulance.
The morning of the assault, Warner was angry at his mother due to a prior disturbance and took out his hostilities on the health care worker. Warner punched the worker numerous times and continued beating her even though she lay defenseless on the floor. The suspect’s sixty-nine year old Grandmother had to stop the assault. After beating the woman, Warner left the scene.
The victim received several facial fractures to her eye and nose bones and significant damage to her eyesight as well. The health care worker will undergo surgery to repair damage she received in the assault.
Warner turned himself into the Waco Police Department on January 16.