Nursing Home Employee Faces Prison If Convicted Of Assault

A one year sentence in jail could be on the horizon for one nursing home employee for assault charges. The nursing home employee was caught on video placing a hot pepper in the mouth of an 82-year-old patient. Co-workers witnessed the abuse and reported the employee to supervisors. The employee has been indicted and could face up to one year in prison if convicted of the crime. 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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