Man arrested for assaulting elderly woman

Luther Walters (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)
Luther Walters (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A man accused of robbing an elderly woman in Gallatin County has been arrested in Cincinnati.

Luther 'Luke' Walters was arrested Thursday after a traffic stop initiated by Cincinnati Police.

Police say Walters came into the home of an 81-year-old woman on May 26 and held her at knife point, trying to rob her of her prescription meds. Police say the woman was not injured from the knife, but she did suffer some cuts and bruises from falling on the ground during the incident.

Walters was taken to the Hamilton County Justice Center and is awaiting extradition.

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