BREAKING: West Palm man arrested in attack on Vietnam vet at store


A man wanted in an attack against a Vietnam War veteran last month was taken into custody Thursday night.

Authorities arrested Raymond Anthony Lee, 35, of West Palm Beach in connection with a Feb. 20 altercation at the Advanced Auto Parts Store on 10th Street in Lake Park.

He is accused of battery and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. According the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office, Lee and another man attacked a 69-year-old Vietnam veteran who suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder. Lee and his accomplice followed the veteran into the store and punched and pushed him to the ground.

Lee was being held in at the Palm Beach County Jail on Friday in lieu of $50,000 bail.



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