Man arrested after assault and theft
A Corowa man has been arrested following the assault of an elderly women at her Hume Street home last week.
Police allege the man, believed to be 21, broke into the victim’s home on Wednesday night at approximately 11pm but was told to leave the property by the residents of the home.
He allegedly returned to the home at 2.20am on Thursday, assaulting the elderly victim and leaving with alcohol and the pet dog.
The man was arrested nearly two hours later in Cadell Street.