Caretaker accused of assaulting elderly Brunswick County man

Maria Oliver (Photo: BCSO)

BELVILLE, NC (WWAY) — A Belville woman is accused of assaulting an elderly man.

Maria Oliver was arrested on Tuesday and charged with abuse disable/elder inflicting serious injury.

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An arrest warrant states Oliver was a caretaker for the man and assaulted him at his home, causing injury.

No word on the extent of the injuries.

Oliver is being held in jail under no bond.