Man charged after attack on mother, 75

An Augusta man was arrested Monday on sexual battery charges after he forced his 75-year-old mother to the floor and rummaged through her underwear for money.

James Andrew Deas Jr., 50, of 1942 Starnes Street, is charged with robbery and sexual battery, according to a Richmond County Sheriff's report. T

he victim said Deas forced her onto the floor and put his hands in her bra and panties, the report said. After he found $40 in her pocket he left her alone.

 

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