South Florida caregiver left woman alone in hot bathtub for hours, police say

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WPLG—A North Lauderdale woman was arrested Friday after she left a woman suffering from dementia alone in a hot bathtub for about four hours, police said. Violet Green, 58, faces a charge of elderly neglect or neglect of a disabled adult with great harm. According to a probable cause affidavit, Green was the caretaker for the Margate woman between February and September of 2016. Margate police said Green was bathing the woman Sept. 11, 2016, when she left her in the bathtub to stir some rice that was...

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