Anna Tykarsi Tinsley dies
Murder charge pending SOMERMLLE Charges against a South Bound Brook man accused of pushing his grandmother down a flight of stairs will be upgraded upgraded to murder because the 87-ycar-old 87-ycar-old 87-ycar-old 87-ycar-old 87-ycar-old woman has died, the county prosecutor prosecutor said yesterday. . Anna Tinslcy died Tuesday in Somerset Medical Center, where she had been taken June 22 after her 30-year-old 30-year-old 30-year-old 30-year-old 30-year-old grandson, Joseph Rula, called for an ambulance. Rula was arrested after the incident incident and has been held at the Somerset Somerset County Jail in lieu of $100,000 bail on a charge of aggravated assault. Somerset County Prosecutor Nicholas Nicholas L Bisscll Jr. said the charge would be changed to murder. Bissell said an autopsy performed by the stale medical examiner's office in Newark indicated Mrs. Tinsley was a homicide victim. He said the autopsy autopsy determined she died from brain damage as the result of "a trauma inflicted to the head."