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Men break into Provo apartment, assault elderly man, police say

PROVO — A 23-year-old man was arrested and a 42-year-old man hospitalized after they broke into an elderly man's Provo apartment and assaulted him, police said.

About 7:45 p.m., the two men broke into a 61-year-old man's apartment, leaving the victim with major facial injuries and broken arms, police said.

Police said Ryan Hight was booked into Utah County jail on investigation of aggravated burglary and aggravated assault. Rolando Cortez Sanchez was hospitalized for injuries sustained during the assault and will be booked into jail upon his release.

— Abigail Shaha