Slidell man arrested, accused of beating father
SLIDELL - Authorities accused a Slidell man of severely beating his elderly father.
Slidell Police said they arrested Bradford Dearing, 29, after he got into an argument with his father and punched him several times in the face.
They said Dearing's father is in ICU awaiting surgery.
Police booked Dearing into the St. Tammany Parish Jail, where he is expected to be charged with Second Degree Battery and Cruelty to the Infirm.
Slidell Police said their investigation into the elderly man's treatment is ongoing.
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