Aggravated assault leaves two injured in Tyler
POSTED: Sunday, March 3, 2013 - 2:54pm
UPDATED: Monday, March 4, 2013 - 8:18am
TYLER, TX (KETK) — An elderly man and a store employee are injured after an aggravated assault.
At 11:43 a.m. on Sunday morning, Tyler police were called to Super Monterey in the 500 block of SSW Loop 323.
When authorities arrived on scene they were told that a large fight had broken out leaving an elderly man and an employee injured.
Gerardo Bastida, 46, of Tyler, had come into the store and began hitting an elderly man with a crutch inside the store. A store employee attempted to stop the fight and was stabbed by Bastida.
Officers arrested Bastida and he was booked into Smith county Jail with aggravated assault charges.