Girlfriend Reportedly Attacks Decades Older Fmr Lt. Gov.

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Former lieutenant governor David Dewhurst said he’s “not interested” in filing charges against his live-in girlfriend after she allegedly beat him.

The 74-year-old was treated for broken ribs.

Leslie Caron, 40, is charged with injury to the elderly, a felony. She’s currently being held in the Harris County Jail.

In a statement released by a spokesperson for Dewhurst, the former politician said, “I’m not interested in filing any charges against Leslie. She’s a remarkable woman with many fine attributes. I wish her all the best in life.”

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