Woman charged with elder abuse

On May 20, 2019, at approximately 9:30 a.m., a Russell County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officer responded to a disturbance at a long-term care facility in the City of Clarence-Rockland, Ontario.

The investigation revealed that an altercation occurred between an employee and an elderly female.

As a result of the investigation, a 63-year-old Rockland woman was charged with:

• Assault Causing Bodily Harm CC 267(b)

The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in L’Orignal on June 19, 2019.

If you or anyone you know are aware or have any further information about this incident, you are asked to contact the Russell County OPP at 613-443-4499 or OPP Communication Centre at 1-888-310-1122.

Louise Sproule

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