Two arrested for shooting elderly woman with Paintball gun in Worcester

WORCESTER, Mass. (WLNE) – Two men were arrested in Worcester for shooting an elderly woman in the face with a paint ball gun.

According to police, the woman was shot on Main Street.

Her glasses, found covered in yellow paint, were knocked right offer her face. Luckily, she was was not seriously injured.

Another man called police saying he was also hit by in a drive-by  paintball attack on nearby Queen Street.

He had visible bleeding and welts.

21-year-old Sean Pinkham of Douglas, and 18-year-old John Slater of Worcester were arrested after a third victim identified them.

Pinkham and Slater were charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon.

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