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Naked elderly man accused of beating fellow patient, 92, at Madison nursing home

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A man found naked has been accused of beating another patient with his wheelchair leg support early Thursday morning at a Madison nursing home, police said.

Richard Szabo, 73, was charged with aggravated assault and possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose.

According to Lt. Joseph Cirella, Szabo was found sitting naked in his wheelchair outside the 92-year-old victim's room at Pine Acres Nursing Home shortly before 4 a.m. Thursday.

The victim was still in his bed bleeding from head and facial injuries sustained from Szabo striking him several times with a leg support taken off his wheelchair, Cirella said.

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By: Mike Pignataro (Patch Editor)

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