Man Arrested at Wal Mart After Striking Woman in Mobility Scooter

A family altercation inside the local LaFayette Walmart led to an arrest, Monday afternoon.
Witnesses said they saw the suspect, 29 year old Walter Rosario-Gonzalez, strike a woman in a mobility scooter… and then attempt to turn the scooter over.
The woman was a relative of the suspect, according to the Police report.  She told officers she punched the man in self-defense.
Rosario-Gonzalez was taken to jail on a simple battery charge.