A Signal Mountain couple faces charges in a case where an elderly woman was assaulted and threatened.

The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office reports the victim, 78-year old Betty Snowden was recovering from a broken hip and shoulder in early April. 
She told several people that her son-in-law Jesse Conner pushed her causing her to fall and injure herself.
Officials report her injuries are consistent with some type of force being applied.

Snowden's daughter, Lisa Conner, was overheard threatening Snowden causing her to become upset and suffer mental anguish. 

Lisa and Jesse Conner were arrested and taken to the Hamilton County Jail.
Lisa Conner is charged with willful abuse, neglect or exploitation of an impaired adult.
Jesse Conner is charged with aggravated assault domestic. 
Both are due in court next month.