Deputies: Woman, 72, slapped over Facebook snub
SEMINOLE, FL - A 27-year-old woman is accused of slapping a 72-year-old woman who denied her friend request on Facebook.
Rachel Anne Hayes became angry on Wednesday when the woman said the Facebook name she uses is inappropriate.
Pinellas County Sheriff's deputies say the woman told Hayes she would accept the friend request if she changed the name, which was not revealed by authorities. Hayes left the home in Seminole but returned a short time later. They fought again at the front door.
Deputies say Hayes slapped the woman several times before the woman was able to go back inside and lock the door.
Hayes was charged with aggravated battery on an elderly person. She bonded out of jail, and it's unknown whether she has an attorney.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Robotic physical therapy comes to OLOL
Fire station on Government Street undergoing remodel
Man arrested, another wanted in connection to deadly shooting on Jackson Avenue
Buddy Amoroso's widow plans to seek his seat on metro council
Two hotels held up in Baton Rouge Friday morning; police seeking 'brazen'...