Man accused of assaulting elderly mother in argument over video game

Posted at 5:32 PM, May 27, 2015
and last updated 2015-05-27 18:32:39-04

A 51-year-old man is behind bars after police say he assaulted his 78-year-old mother during an argument over him playing video games.

Henry Ulmer faces charges of assault-family violence and injury to the elderly after an elderly woman was transported to a local hospital with leg and back injuries.

A Lacy Lakeview Police Department official says this happened at Shady Rest Trailer Park on North Dallas Highway.

Police say Ulmer and his mother got into an argument over him playing a video game. He is accused of assaulting her and pushing her down, over a chair, which injured her.