Nursing Home Beating Death

A warrant has been obtained by the Troy Police Department for Carrie Jackson in connection with the recent beating death of Ruby Richardson at a rehab center in Troy.

Richardson and Jackson were roommates at the Troy Health and Rehabilitation Center for less than 24-hours.

Richardson died on May 25 of injuries she received during an alleged assault by Jackson just days prior.

According to a report from the department of forensic science, blunt force trauma to the head was the cause of death.

The Troy Police Department is still investigating this case.

A metal cane has been recovered that the police department believes was used in the alleged attack.