Tyler A. Newlin

Tyler A. Newlin 

SHELBY COUNTY, Ill. (WAND) - A man accused of grabbing an elderly woman by the neck is behind bars in Shelby County. 

Tyler A. Newlin of Strasburg is charged with two counts of aggravated battery against a person 60 years or older (Class 3 felony) and two charges of domestic battery with a prior conviction (Class 3 felony). 

Authorities said Newlin caused bodily harm to the woman when he grabbed her. 

Bail for Newlin is set at $100,000. 

The Shelby County Sheriff's Office was involved in the investigation that led to Newlin's arrest. 

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