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Sep 09

Nursing Home Abuse Victims Speak Out Against Care Worker Charged With Elder Abuse

A 24-year-old woman has been fired from her role and charged with elder abuse and neglect after two nursing home residents told deputies that she abandoned them. Andria Martice Lawson was employed at Sumter Valley Health and Rehabilitation Center in…Read More

Sep 04

Woman Charged With Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect of Two Vulnerable Residents

A 24-year-old woman has been fired from her role and charged with elder abuse and neglect after two nursing home residents told deputies that she abandoned them. Andria Martice Lawson was employed at Sumter Valley Health and Rehabilitation Center in…Read More

Aug 26

Employee Charged With Nursing Home Abuse in Philadelphia

A nursing home employee has been charged with neglect of a care dependent person and simple assault and released on unsecured bail in Philadelphia. 36-year-old Baindu Kromah from Philadelphia was caught on camera assaulting a 90-year-old patient at the Arden Courts care facility…Read More

Aug 20

Two Male Nursing Home Nurses Accused of Elder Abuse Against Female Resident in San Diego

Two male nurses have been accused of elder abuse after being arrested for fondling each other while caring for a 99-year-old stroke victim at a facility in Mira Mesa, a San Diego California neighborhood.  Russel Torralba and Alfredo V. Ruiz…Read More

Aug 12

Woman Charged With Elder Abuse After Biting Her Own Mother

A State College, Pennsylvania woman has been sentenced to 60 days in prison and ordered to pay $11,000 in restitution after being found guilty of elder abuse charges against her own mother. 54-year-old Paula Zuchowski pleaded guilty to simple assault…Read More

Aug 05

Hospital Keeps Woman Stable Following Alleged Elder Abuse

A 74-year-old woman who was brought to a Virginia hospital covered in bedsores and in a dirty adult diaper is now in a stable condition as search warrants investigate a possible elder abuse case. The woman from Bedford County, Virginia…Read More

Jul 29

Man Held on $4M Bail Following Allegations of Nursing Home Abuse

A man who allegedly befriended an elderly woman in a church has been arrested for abusing the same woman in Portland, Oregon. 59-year-old Richard D. Vandenberg first met his elderly victim at a church in the city according to Portland…Read More

Jul 29

Son and Daughter Charged With Elder Abuse After Mother Found Neglected

A son and daughter have been arrested on charges of elder abuse and neglect after hospice workers found their mother with serious injuries including a rotting leg in Memphis, Tennessee. Staff members from Crossroads Hospice were first called to the…Read More

Jul 22

Elderly Veteran Dies in Hospital – Elder Neglect Case

A 93-year-old former WWII soldier who was diagnosed with a fatal brain tumor died after being neglected in a hospital in Kent, UK in June. Frank Foster, a veteran who served in the Second World War, was admitted to Tunbridge…Read More

Jul 22

Nursing Home Bookkeeper Guilty of Financial Elder Abuse

An Alabama bookkeeper who worked at a nursing home in Conecuh County has been convicted of stealing money from vulnerable residents at the home. Mary K. Nowell from the town of Bon Secour south of Montgomery, Alabama pleaded guilty to…Read More