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Windsor nursing home patient allegedly assaulted

Published 3:29pm Monday, February 18, 2013

WINDSOR—Windsor police on Monday continued to investigate an elderly man who allegedly assaulted an elderly woman in the Alzheimer’s ward of a nursing home.

Police Chief Vic Reynolds said on Tuesday he will consult with the Isle of Wight County Commonwealth’s Office on the possibility of charges.

“At this point, we will be presenting information,” Reynolds said. “It’s a complicated matter.”

The alleged Saturday assault took place in the victim’s room at Consulate Health Care of Windsor on Courthouse Highway, he said.

According to Reynolds, the man entered the victim’s room and assaulted her in bed. The woman suffered moderate injuries and was taken to Sentara Obici Hospital in Suffolk.

An employee reported the alleged assault.

The suspect was taken to a facility that can cater more to his needs, he said.


  • drewandmol

    Hmm, Sandman. That joke was probably better left to your pals in private…..not in a situation like this :/

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    • SandMan

      Someone @ TN must agree with you drew……my comment dissapeared!

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  • buddy86

    Wow! This is terrible!

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    Courtland Health & Rehab is a GREAT facility to take your loved one.

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