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Posts tagged "Physical Abuse"

Tomball Concealed Camera Leads to Caretaker’s Arrest

In Tomball, Texas, a nursing home caretaker has been arrested after a camera was placed in one resident’s room. The Tomball concealed camera recorded the caretaker verbally and physically abusing the resident and then mocking the resident for their injuries. The Tomball concealed camera case began when Merry West Teno was visiting her mother and … Continue reading Tomball Concealed Camera Leads to Caretaker’s Arrest

Jones County Abuse Trial Condemns Two Nursing Aides

A Jones County abuse trial concluded on Jan. 7, 2020, with the guilty pleas of two nursing home aides who stood accused of abusing elderly residents at their place of employment. Both Vonshell Laquon Napier and Beverly Burney Jackson submitted guilty pleas in response to multiple felony charges of mental abuse of an elder person, … Continue reading Jones County Abuse Trial Condemns Two Nursing Aides

Crane Nursing Home Assaults Culprit Accepts Plea Deal From Prosecutors

From June 1, 2018, until Aug. 15, 2018, a series of sexual assaults were committed by a resident of Crane, Missouri on two women who were deemed to be mentally disabled. According to reports and court documents gathered by KY3 News, the perpetrator of the Crane nursing home assaults has now accepted a plea deal. … Continue reading Crane Nursing Home Assaults Culprit Accepts Plea Deal From Prosecutors

U.K. Hidden Camera Footage Leads to Five Nursing Aides’ Arrest

U.K. hidden camera footage in a Brent nursing home has placed five nursing aides in custody after over a year of accusations. The nursing aides in question are accused of threatening, berating, striking, and abusing a 94-year-old woman with dementia, Paniben Shah. According to reports from the Evening Standard, Mrs. Shah’s family placed her into … Continue reading U.K. Hidden Camera Footage Leads to Five Nursing Aides’ Arrest

Syracuse Resident Conflict Results in Injuries and Arrests

An incident between a 29-year-old nursing aide and a 90-year-old nursing home resident with dementia concluded with bruises for the resident and charges for the aide. The Syracuse resident conflict has been the subject of a month-long investigation by the Syracuse police department and on Dec. 4, 2019, spokespeople from the police department and Bishop … Continue reading Syracuse Resident Conflict Results in Injuries and Arrests

North Carolina Fight Club in Nursing Home Shocks State Authorities

A North Caroline fight club has been discovered at the Danby House, an assisted living facility in Winston-Salem North Carolina. As new details emerge, news sources like The Washington Post have tried to cover this developing story. The North Carolina fight club was created by three nursing aides at the Danby House: Marilyn Latish McKey, … Continue reading North Carolina Fight Club in Nursing Home Shocks State Authorities

Augusta Resident Assaults Leave Two Nursing Home Denizens Injured

The physical abuse of two elderly residents has left residents at the Golden Living Center-Windermere shocked at the alleged conduct of one nursing aide according to The Augusta Chronicle. The alleged perpetrator of the Augusta resident assaults, Jatoria Johnson, has received felony charges after being arrested in early October. The 22-year-old has been charged with … Continue reading Augusta Resident Assaults Leave Two Nursing Home Denizens Injured

Tomball Hidden Camera Scandal Sparks Nursing Assistant Termination

The town of Tomball, Texas has been sent reeling after the daughter of 93-year-old Ethel Teno planted a camera in her mother’s room and captured her mother’s physical and verbal abuse by a nursing assistant who worked at her nursing home. The Tomball hidden camera scandal has drawn the attention of news outlets and the … Continue reading Tomball Hidden Camera Scandal Sparks Nursing Assistant Termination

Westfield Resident Assault Triggers NJ Department of Health Investigation

An 86-year-old woman with dementia at the Westfield Center in Westfield, New Jersey, was discovered by her son with extensive bruising and a broken nose. This Westfield resident assault has now triggered a police investigation and a flood of similar stories from other residents and families who have seen similar abuses in the home. Benny … Continue reading Westfield Resident Assault Triggers NJ Department of Health Investigation

Hairspray Assault of Wheelchair-Bound Resident Results in Arrests

Residents of the town of Canal Winchester, Ohio, were shocked to wake up to headlines of two nursing home aides attacking a defenseless resident with a can of aerosol hair product. The hairspray assault was discovered when the two aides uploaded a video of the attack on the wheelchair-bound 94-year-old to Snapchat. Makiah Chane’l Halsell, … Continue reading Hairspray Assault of Wheelchair-Bound Resident Results in Arrests

Fort Worth Sexual Assault of Paralyzed Woman Results in Life Sentences

The Fort Worth sexual assault of a 74-year-old woman with dementia has resulted in a jail sentence of two lifetimes. The jury took less than two hours on Aug. 21 to convict 53-year-old Anthony Nyakeo of aggravated sexual assault on an elderly or disabled person. CBS 11 News reported on the Fort Worth sexual assault … Continue reading Fort Worth Sexual Assault of Paralyzed Woman Results in Life Sentences

Fraudulent Texas Nurse Jailed For Assaulting Elderly Patient

Collin County officials have arrested Ms. Glenda Basanes in connections with forging a nursing license and assaulting a 92-year-old resident of the Loving Care Home in Lucas, Texas. The fraudulent Texas nurse now resides in Collin County Jail following her arrest in late June. The 44-year-old was hired as a resident aide and claimed that … Continue reading Fraudulent Texas Nurse Jailed For Assaulting Elderly Patient