STLtoday.com had a tragic story about the rape and abuse of a resident at the hands of a nursing home employee. Why aren’t these people checked and supervised? How can this happen to the most vulnerable citizens? How many others were raped and abused by this villian? Was a criminal background check done?
The accused employee was a former janitor at a nursing home in Normandy. He has been accused of raping an elderly resident. Santonio McCoy of St. Louis is charged with forcible rape. He is accused of attacking a woman at the home.
McCoy turned himself into Normandy police on Wednesday last week. He is being held in lieu of a $200,000 cash bond. McCoy had worked at the nursing home for about a year, Madigan said. The attack was interrupted when three workers at the home walked by.