NATCHITOCHES, La. - A 92-year-old Campti woman is recovering Friday night after deputies say a man and a teenager beat and robbed her in her own home.
Natchitoches Parish Sheriff's deputies say 20-year-old Damarrius Manning and a 16-year-old girl knocked on the door of the elderly woman's home and asked her for some ice cream.
Deputies say once they were inside, Manning began beating the victim and then robbed her of $40. The woman was taken to the hospital with moderate to severe injuries.
Currently, Manning is in jail on a $25,000 bond. The 16-year-old girl is at Ware Youth Center.
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