Raleigh man charged with assaulting elderly mother
A 45-year-old Raleigh man was charged Sunday morning with assaulting his mother who is in her 70s, according to an arrest warrant.Posted — Updated
The warrant states that Jonathan Albert Ray struck and pushed his mother, causing her to fall to the floor. She suffered minor injuries.
Ray was charged with assault on a female. He was placed in the Wake County jail under a $5,000 bond.
Ray's criminal record, which dates to 1981, includes two convictions for assault on a female, according to state Department of Correction records.