Austin Perot Marietta, Cobb County, Georgia teen charged w/ murder after pushing stepmom, Malgorzata Bozek down stairs at family home.
Austin Perot, 18, was arrested following the domestic altercation with Malgorzata Bozek on February 8.
Bozek was suffered multiple skull fractures in the fall which police say was caused when her stepson shoved her down a flight of stairs at a home in Marietta.
Perot was initially charged with aggravated battery but the charge was upgraded to murder after Bozek died as a result of her injuries on February 9 – ajc reports.
Perot was booked into the Cobb County Adult Detention Center, where he is being held without bond.
Police have not disclosed any details about what led to the altercation.
Cobb police say Malgorzata Bozek died from injuries she sustained when her stepson, Austin Perot, pushed her down the stairs at their Marietta home. https://t.co/7OyBTf4qxn
— Cobb County News (@CobbNewsNow) February 16, 2020