Select Page

Century Village Crime: 45-Year-Old Resident Jailed For Battery On Elderly

by | Nov 21, 2023 | Boca Raton Arrests | 0 comments

Breaking News Updates

Stay Informed. Support Local Journalism. 

Get breaking news alerts by following Boca Post on social media.

45-Year-Old Century Village Resident Denise Delpesce Arrested, Charged With Battery On Elderly (65+)

BOCA RATON, FL (Boca Post) (Copyright © 2023) — A 45-year-old Century Village resident was arrested for battery on an elderly person.

Denise Delpesce, 45, of Preston E in Century Village West in unincorporated Boca Raton, has been arrested by the Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office. Boca Post has been notified that the charge filed is 784.08(2c) Battery On Person 65 Years Of Age Or Older (Domestic). While the charge may be a simple battery, since the victim is 65+, it is enhanced to a Felony.

The arrest followed an incident where Delpesce called 9-1-1 and told responding deputies she wanted to be Baker Acted because she considered herself a threat to herself and others. Delpesce admitted that she pulled the the 65+ year old victim’s hair earlier in the evening. The victim told deputies that Delpesce pulled her hair several times.

While the victim did not have any visible injuries, she did tell deputies that she suffered from a headache following the hair pulling. The victim said the two were arguing about money and Thanksgiving before the physical altercation occured.

Delpesce, who is reportedly registered to live at the Century Village address, was booked into booked into the Palm Beach County Jail at 10 PM on Monday, November 20th, 2023.

It is unclear if CVW management is aware of Delpesce’s living status. Most 55+ communities have policies’ around ‘long-term guests’. Many residents skirt these policies and allow family members and friends to stay with them. Many suspects who are arrested in 55+ communities, like Kings Point in Delray Beach and Century Village in West Boca Raton, were found to have been staying with relatives in the communities in violation of HOA policies.


Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

More News

Tomorrow - Fdot Activates New I-95 Ramp Signals In Boca Raton

TOMORROW: FDOT Activates New I-95 Ramp Signals In Boca Raton

Starting Tuesday, May 28, 2024, the signals on the on ramps from Glades Road heading to I-95 northbound and southbound will be activated.

Man Killed In Fiery Tesla Crash

Man Killed In Fiery Tesla Crash

BSO is investigating a crash that left a man dead in Weston early on Sunday morning.

Motorcyclist Killed In Early Morning Delray Beach Crash

Motorcyclist Killed In Early Morning Delray Beach Crash

25-year-old motorcyclist died following a crash early on Memorial Day.


City Offices Closed & Holiday Service Changes: Memorial Day

On Memorial Day, City offices will be shut down and there will be no garbage collection services on Monday, May 27, 2024. Find out more about the adjustments to sanitation services for May 27 29 and the revised holiday hours for recreational facilities.
13-Year-Old Arrested For School Shooting Threat

13-Year-Old Arrested For School Shooting Threat

A 13-year-old girl was arrested after calling 9-1-1 to falsely report a school shooting.