New Jersey Woman Wanted in Elderly Mother-in-Law Beating Arrested in NYC - NBC New York

New Jersey Woman Wanted in Elderly Mother-in-Law Beating Arrested in NYC

The mother-in-law suffered head injuries and had several teeth knocked out

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    New Jersey Woman Wanted in Elderly Mother-in-Law Beating Arrested in NYC
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    A New Jersey woman accused of beating her elderly mother-in-law has been arrested in New York City.
    Authorities say 58-year-old Mary Tene attacked the 82-year-old in Englewood during a dispute over Tene's drug habit on Sept. 11, leaving her mother-in-law with head injuries and knocking out several teeth.

    Officers arrested Tene as she walked out of a building in the Bronx on Monday.
    Detective Capt. Tim Torell tells The Record Tene had cut and colored her hair and claimed to be her cousin.
    Tene faces second-degree aggravated assault and elderly abuse charges.

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