NORWALK - A Roton Middle School social worker was attacked outside of the school while talking with a student Tuesday, police say.

Police say they have arrested 21-year-old Robert Everett, of Norwalk, for the attack. He is facing multiple charges, including assault on an elderly victim.

Investigators say Everett approached the social worker and they began arguing. During the quarrel, Everett allegedly attacked the social worker with a metal pipe.