SACRAMENTO — The man accused of beating a mother and her two children with a hammer Sept. 1 was also charged with lewd acts with a child under 14.
Police arrested Chaney in Nevada after he stole Elizabeth Salone’s car and fled the South Sacramento home where he attacked her and her 7-year-old daughter and 8-year-old son.
Salone’s son died six days later.
Chaney will appear in court on Sept. 21.
A GoFundMe was created for the family to help them recover.