(KMOV) – Charges were filed on Tuesday against a woman accused of beating up and robbing her elderly landlord in north St. Louis.
St. Louis County Police say Daphne Truss told her 89-year-old landlord she needed a ride to get the money she owed to pay rent.
When they got to the home in North County, police say, she beat him and took his wallet instead.
She was charged with robbery.
The investigation is ongoing.