UPDATE: Eagle police say they found the man suspected of throwing, pushing an elderly couple over dispute

Ada County Sheriff suspect pushes, throws elderly couple after dispute
Posted at 4:57 PM, Sep 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-29 21:32:59-04

UPDATE: Eagle police have found the man they suspect pushed, threw an elderly couple on the Greenbelt over a dispute.

Police say they have identified and interviewed a suspect in connection with the battery of an elderly couple and an investigation is underway.


Eagle Police are searching for a man they suspect of pushing an elderly man down an embankment and shoving an elderly woman to the ground.

Police say a dispute began when an elderly couple asked the man to put his dog on a leash on the Greenbelt behind Merrill Park. The suspect allegedly threw the 83-year-old man down a nearby embankment and shoved the 72-year-old woman to the ground.

The suspect is described as a man in his 50's, around 6-feet tall and around 220 lbs. Police say he was wearing a pink shirt and khaki-colored pants.

Anyone with information is asked to call Ada County dispatch at 208-377-6790.