Assault at S. Stormont long term care home

(Newswatch Group/Bill Kingston, File)

SOUTH STORMONT – A female employee of a township long term care home has been charged with assault.

SD&G O.P.P. responded on Wednesday to a report of an assault on a resident at the facility.

The woman 54, was arrested and charged but later released with a promise to appear in court June 2.

Police say the names of the facility and the accused will not be released to protect the identity of the victim.

SD&G O.P.P. Const. Joel Doiron couldn’t say whether an internal investigation was being conducted by the long term care facility, as police are dealing with the criminal investigation.

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