Man accused of home invasion, robbery at senior living facility

Posted at 10:56 PM, Sep 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-02 23:56:55-04

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A man was arrested and accused of robbing an elderly woman in Hendersonville home invasion.

According to Hendersonville Police officials, 40-year-old Marcellus Hazelitt broke into a a residence at the Red Cedar Glen Senior Living facility.

The victim reported that he had forcibly taken a purse.

Officials spotted Hazelitt a short distance from the area trying to get a ride and found the property belonging to the victim.

He was charged with aggravated burglary and robbery and booked into the Sumner County Jail.