Syracuse Nursing Home Aid Pleads Guilty to Abusing Resident

CNYCentral.com reported on August 23, 2016 of the case of a Syracuse nursing aid who pled guilty for striking an elderly man who was a nursing home resident, and for pushing the man, who tripped and fell.  In the trip and fall the man was reportedly injured through hitting his shoulder on a piece of furniture.  He also suffered impingement syndrome on his shoulder, as well as a rotator cuff strain.

The nursing aid faces up to four years in prison as a result of her acts.  She is to be sentenced on October 18, 2016.


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