Was disturbed in the early morning hours by housemate. House rents rooms.
Got up and complained. Person gave me a headbutt to the mouth, no evident injury.
Called police , said they couldn't approach assailant because he was in his room.
Said they would need permission from other tenants to enter and knock on assailant's room door.
I am 63 years old.. is assault anymore serious if I'm elderly?
Assault. The level depends on whether or not you are a “vulnerable adult.” You could also call adult protective services and they will open an investigation as well.
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I concur with Attorney Lawrence's analysis. It is Assault.
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