Lou. woman accused of punching elderly woman under her care

Print
Email
|

by WHAS11

WHAS11.com

Posted on September 25, 2013 at 4:13 PM

Updated Wednesday, Sep 25 at 6:05 PM

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- A Louisville woman faces charges for allegedly punching an elderly woman that she cared for.

Police say 25-year-old Ashley Shipley was the live-in caretaker for a 74-year-old woman who has dementia, is blind and has physical disabilities.

The arrest report says Shipley got angry after the victim spilled laundry detergent on the floor and punched the victim in the face and body multiple times.

Police also say Shipley threatened to shoot the victim after she gets out of jail.

Shipley is charged with knowingly abusing an adult and terroristic threatening.
 

Print
Email
|