An aide employed at a nursing home facility has been arrested and charged after allegations that he sexually assaulted a patient in his care. According to court documents, the alleged victim was demented and had Alzheimer’s disease. Reports state that aide, who was accompanied by an individual who later reported the misconduct to the facility, was abusing the patient verbally and physically.
The facility reportedly informed the authorities immediately after notification of the alleged abuse. The charges the aide is facing include sexual and simple battery of the infirmed. For more, read the story.