Carer charged with indecency against 91-year-old woman

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A 42-year-old man is facing charges of indecency against a 91-year-old female patient in a Weston nursing home.

Police allege that the man, from Frenchs Forest, in NSW, was working as a carer at the home and that at 12.50pm on Friday, May 1, another carer saw the man allegedly commit an act of indecency against the patient.

Following a police investigation, which included forensic and DNA testing, the man was charged with one count of indecent assault.

Anyone with information in relation to elder abuse should call 1800 333000 or via the Crime Stoppers ACT website. Information can be provided anonymously.

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