According to the police report, Robert Shell, a resident at Oakridge Residential Care Facility in Inman, S.C., was charged with assault after beating two women with his cane. Shell accused a woman of stealing his money, so he struck her in the mouth with his cane which knocked her to the ground. While Shell continued to beat the victim with his cane another woman attempted to stop him. Shell starting beating her in the head with his cane.  It is difficult to determine if the resident was suffering from dementia or psychosis or if the woman stole his money.