Son States Nursing Home Facility "Brutally Beat" His Mother, Authorities Investigating

A nursing home is being investigated following a claim that a patient was brutally beaten in its care.  In a photograph taken by the patient’s son, bruises and blood cover the patient’s face.  The patient’s son posted a photo of his mother’s injuries on a social media outlet incriminating the facility.  “My mother was assaulted numerous times,” the son had stated.  

The nursing home facility responded by commenting, “The safety and well-being of our patients and residents is our highest priority here at [the nursing home facility].  There was an incident at the facility involving a resident that resulted in a fall with injuries.  In order to protect the privacy of the individual involved in this case, we cannot comment further on any specifics.”  For more, read the story.