Man accused of beating 75-year-old in Detroit nursing home pleads not guilty to assault and other charges
Jaden T. Hayden of Ypsilanti was billed with 2 matters of assault with intent to do fantastic physical injury, larceny in a structure and 2 matters of stealing/retaining an economic deal without permission, according to a press release from the Wayne Country Prosecutor’sOffice
Hayden’s apprehension and charges followed a video clip appeared of him assaulting the senior man– determined as as Norman Bledsoe– at Westwood Nursing Center in Detroit, cops claimed. Both were locals of the nursing home, though Hayden “is not a long-term resident of Westwood, but he was recently admitted for recovery and rehabilitation purposes on a temporary stay,” according to a declaration from the nursing home’s lawyers.
Video of the event programs Bledsoe being consistently punched and covered in blood. The suspect can be listened to stating, “Get the f*** off my bed” a number of times in the video clip after beating the sufferer.
Nursing home team listened to the event and helped Bledsoe, that was taken to the neighborhood medical facility for therapy after Hayden informed team Bledsoe had actually befalled of his bed, the launch claimed.
Hayden “set up his cell phone” in the space, the launch claimed, and he published video clips of the assault on social media sites. He is additionally accused of taking charge card from the sufferer, according to the launch.
“The alleged actions of this defendant are truly and uniquely disturbing,” Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy claimed in a declaration. “We must be able to trust our loved ones in specialty care facilities. I truly hope that the facts of this case are one of a kind.”
The event happened May 10, Worthy’s declaration reviewed, yet Hayden had not been apprehended till Thursday consequently of an examination and info supplied to Detroit cops.
Hayden showed up in court Sunday where he was provided a $300,000 money bond, the Detroit Police Department informed CNN in an e-mail. CNN has not been able to establish if Hayden has lawful depiction.
He has a possible reason hearing arranged for June 4 and an initial examination on June 11 in the 36 th District Court in Detroit, Miller claimed in an e-mail.