Caregiver Arrested on Suspicion of Elder Abuse After Injuring 95-Year-Old Man

The arrest has been made of a caregiver of an elderly man. According to police, the female caregiver became angry and threw a glass table top on the floor, injuring her 95-year-old client. The caregiver, 35-years-old, was arrested after the victim called his family  to tell them that his arm had been cut by the broken glass.

The family then reported the incident to the police. When police arrived at the man's home, they found that he was indeed injured. The caregiver was immediately arrested on suspicion of elder abuse. For more, read the story.


Robert W. Carter, Jr. is a Virginia attorney whose law practice is dedicated to protecting the rights of the victims of nursing home and assisted living neglect and abuse in Richmond, Roanoke, Norfolk, Lynchburg, Danville, Charlottesville, and across Virginia.

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