WNEP reported a disturbing story about abuse and neglect at Watsontown Health and Rehabilitation nursing home. Police are investigating claims of abuse which allegedly happened between a nursing home employee and resident. Watsontown Health and Rehabilitation Center is home to around 125 vulnerable adults. One of those residents is a 76-year-old woman who was severely dehydrated, had a severe bladder infection and a sprained arm.
For her safety, the resident was moved to another care facility. Two employees were interviewed by police as part of the investigation. Both of those staff members are still employed.