By: KDKA-TV News Staff
CINCINNATI (KDKA) – A nurse’s aide in Ohio is being accused of sexually assaulting a 79-year-old woman with dementia.READ MORE: South Side Residents Fed Up With Violence, But Weary On New Restrictions
The 59-year-old man is accused of assaulting the patient while working at an assisted living facility near Cincinnati.READ MORE: State Police In Kittanning Searching For Arson Suspect Following Reported Domestic Incident
Detectives said they’re looking into multiple other allegations involving elderly women with dementia or Alzheimer’s.
“This man, is a conman,” said one person involved with the case who did not want to be identified, “and using God to gain the confidence of our most vulnerable.”MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Police Investigate Shooting On Same Night South Side Traffic Pattern Began
According to investigators, other staffers grew suspicious of the aide after he went into the patient’s room to give her medication and no one answered after several knocks on the door.