Police Investigate Fatal Resident-On-Resident Attack in Nursing Home

Police are investigating one nursing home after an 84-year-old resident has died after allegedly being bashed to death by another resident with a wooden door stop. The resident died three days after he was attacked at the facility last July.

The attacker, bashed the resident with the doorstop while the victim was in bed. Officials at the facility say the death was upsetting for residents and staff but described it as an "isolated incident." The other resident is no longer at the facility. 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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