By: KDKA-TV News Staff
BEAVER (KDKA) – Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro says that the Brighton Rehab and Wellness Center in Beaver County is part of a criminal investigation.READ MORE: UPMC Doctor Details Common Coronavirus Vaccine Hesitancies
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In a series of tweets, Shapiro says his office is dedicated to protecting Pennsylvania’s senior citizens and will not tolerate mistreatment.
The reports of conditions and practices at the Brighton Rehab and Wellness Center are deeply troubling. I can confirm that Brighton is one of the subjects of our criminal investigations into neglect at nursing homes during the pandemic.https://t.co/wDNhthlzqmMORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Police Searching For Missing 12-Year-Old Brice Rose
— AG Josh Shapiro (@PAAttorneyGen) August 12, 2020