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Suspicious death in nursing home (Updated)

Suspicious death in nursing home (Updated)

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The death of a 70-year-old man in a private Limassol nursing home is now being treated as a murder investigation police said on Wednesday, a day after he was found dead in his bed.

The elderly man, who had been in the nursing home for the past four months, died on Tuesday.

According to the care home at 5:30am on Tuesday he said he had not been feeling well and was taken back to his bed as he had mobility issues.

A short

Read more at: http://cyprus-mail.com/2017/12/20/suspicious-death-nursing-home/

Police investigate suspicious death at nursing home

PERKINS TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Police are investigating the suspicious death of a nursing home resident after a confrontation with his roommate.

Perkins Police Detective Joe Rotuno said Richard Cain, 65, was found unresponsive in his room at Concord Care and Rehabilitation Center around 7 p.m. Thursday.

Rotuno said Cain’s roommate, who is 63 and usually in a wheelchair, told staff Cain was lying on the ground, and he believed he was dead. Staff then found Cain clutching a chunk of his roommate’s hair and called police, according to investigators.

The roommate told officers that the pair had argued over whether to close the room door when Cain began choking the roommate, according Rotuno. He said the roommate reported he then punched Cain in the stomach, causing him to fall backward and hit his head.

Rotuno said investigators are awaiting autopsy results and a cause of death before deciding on potential criminal charges. Preliminary results

Read more at: http://fox8.com/2017/11/20/police-investigate-suspicious-death-at-nursing-home/

Neglect Complaint Filed Against Nursing Home After Suspicious

(via KARK) — An official complaint has been filed Friday for “Neglect” in regards to the suspicious death of a Nursing Home resident, as originally reported by our own Marci Manley Thursday.
 
In Marci’s story Thursday, a daughter claimed that Pleasant Valley Nursing Home neglected her mother and lied about her cause of death. The daughter says she trusted the nursing home with her mother’s life and health, and now she wants answers… leading her to file a formal complaint Friday.
 
Hillary Rudkin recently filed suit against Arkansas Elder Outreach and administrators at Pleasant Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation in Little Rock for nursing home neglect resulting in the wrongful death of her mother, Clara Hoyt. Shawn Daniels, an attorney with Hare Wynn Newell Newton, filed the suit

Read more at: http://www.nwahomepage.com/news/neglect-complaint-filed-against-nursing-home-after-suspicious-death