80-year-old Greenfield man arrested for sexual battery

Robert Cooper (Provided Photo/Hancock County Jail)

GREENFIELD, Ind. (WISH) – An 80-year-old Greenfield man has been arrested for sexual battery.

According to our partners at the Greenfield Daily Reporter, Robert Cooper was allegedly caught inappropriately touching female residents at an assisted living facility.

These new allegations come after Cooper had previously pleaded guilty to three counts of battery in November, admitting that he inappropriately touched three elementary school-aged girls.

Documents show Cooper assault the young girls who had come over to his residence in order to help him with yard and housework.

Cooper was sent to the assisted living facility as part of his sentence. Following the most recent allegations against Cooper, he has been removed from the facility.

Cooper faces one preliminary charge of sexual battery and two preliminary counts of battery.