Groveland man charged with beating father, 70, at home

Owen Lowry, the victim's 31-year-old son, was still at the home when deputies arrived. He was interviewed and subsequently arrested. (Photo: LCSO)

GROVELAND, N.Y. (WHAM) - A man from Groveland was arrested Saturday after Livingston County Sheriff's deputies said he assaulted his father.

Deputies said they were called to a home on Barber Hill Road shortly before 4 p.m. for a reported domestic incident involving a father and son.

When deputies arrived, they said a 70-year-old man had been assaulted and had serious head injuries.

Owen Lowry, the victim's 31-year-old son, was still at the home when deputies arrived. He was interviewed and subsequently arrested.

Deputies charged Lowry with felony second-degree assault due to his father's age.

Lowry was arraigned and remanded to the Livingston County Jail in lieu of $1,000 cash bail or $2,000 bond. He is also currently on probation in Livingston County.

The father was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital to be treated.

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