Georgia Woman Accused of Abust at Personal Care Home


Thomasville, Georgia authorities have arrested and charged a woman with abuse charges.

Officials executed a search warrant in Thomasville on Wednesday morning at a personal care home that housed 18 disabled persons.
The home was operated by Earnestine Yates.

A sexual assault investigation was launched a month ago. Authorities suspect abuse and neglect at the home.

The investigation is still ongoing, but Yates has been charged with abuse, neglect, exploitation of disabled persons. Additional charges may follow.

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