One Political PlazaSM - Home of politics
Trump Irate Over Disturbing Footage of Elderly Man Being Brutally Beaten at Care Home
May 22, 2020 18:04:16   #
Oldsailor65 Loc: Iowa
 
Trump Irate Over Disturbing Footage of Elderly Man Being Brutally Beaten at Care Home

President Donald Trump expressed outrage over a video of a 75-year-old Michigan care home patient being beaten that surfaced on social media on Thursday.
“Is this even possible to believe? Can this be for real?” Trump tweeted. “Where is this nursing home, how is the victim doing?”

Trump was responding to a video showing a brutal beating at the Westwood Nursing Center in Detroit, Fox News reported.
TRENDING: Obama Portrait Will Never Hang in Trump's WH, According to Reports
In the graphic video, a younger man can be seen relentlessly punching an elderly man in the face. Both men are believed to be patients in the nursing home.

WARNING: The following video contains graphic violence and language that some viewers will find offensive.

“It absolutely shattered my heart. It just broke my heart how anyone could be capable of this kind of brutality,” Jo Ann Uhler told WJBK. Uhler had spotted the video on social media and contacted the authorities.
“How does this guy have free rein to just go into other patients’ rooms and physically abuse them and no one is aware of it?”
It is unclear if the nursing home knew about the brutal beating with WJBK reporting that Ann Arbor police were told the staff knew. According to WDIV-TV, however, staff told police they had not seen the video.
Advertisement - story continues below

“Why has this been covered up because they are responsible for the care of these patients whether it be this young man if he has a mental issue or these elderly patients who can’t defend themselves,” Uhler said.
Detroit Police arrested the 20-year-old patient and the elderly man was taken to the hospital to be treated for non-life threatening injuries.

Police believe the incident took place on May 15 as the nursing home remains locked down in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

“Westwood has been cooperating with the police and will continue to do so,” Saif Kasmikha, an attorney representing the home, said in a statement.

“The safety, health, and well-being of our residents remains a top priority of Westwood. We will continue to monitor the situation.”
Uhler wondered what would have happened if the nursing home had not been on lockdown and loved ones had been allowed inside.
“Honestly I think that if they were receiving visitors and family members, that this would have been addressed a lot quicker than something like this having to evolve on Twitter,” she said.

https://www.westernjournal.com/trump-irate-disturbing-footage-elderly-man-brutally-beaten-care-home/?utm_source=Email&utm_medium=aa-newsletter&utm_campaign=can&utm_content=firefly



| Reply
May 22, 2020 18:56:32   #
Carol Kelly
 
Oldsailor65 wrote:
Trump Irate Over Disturbing Footage of Elderly Man Being Brutally Beaten at Care Home

President Donald Trump expressed outrage over a video of a 75-year-old Michigan care home patient being beaten that surfaced on social media on Thursday.
“Is this even possible to believe? Can this be for real?” Trump tweeted. “Where is this nursing home, how is the victim doing?”

Trump was responding to a video showing a brutal beating at the Westwood Nursing Center in Detroit, Fox News reported.
TRENDING: Obama Portrait Will Never Hang in Trump's WH, According to Reports
In the graphic video, a younger man can be seen relentlessly punching an elderly man in the face. Both men are believed to be patients in the nursing home.

WARNING: The following video contains graphic violence and language that some viewers will find offensive.

“It absolutely shattered my heart. It just broke my heart how anyone could be capable of this kind of brutality,” Jo Ann Uhler told WJBK. Uhler had spotted the video on social media and contacted the authorities.
“How does this guy have free rein to just go into other patients’ rooms and physically abuse them and no one is aware of it?”
It is unclear if the nursing home knew about the brutal beating with WJBK reporting that Ann Arbor police were told the staff knew. According to WDIV-TV, however, staff told police they had not seen the video.
Advertisement - story continues below

“Why has this been covered up because they are responsible for the care of these patients whether it be this young man if he has a mental issue or these elderly patients who can’t defend themselves,” Uhler said.
Detroit Police arrested the 20-year-old patient and the elderly man was taken to the hospital to be treated for non-life threatening injuries.

Police believe the incident took place on May 15 as the nursing home remains locked down in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

“Westwood has been cooperating with the police and will continue to do so,” Saif Kasmikha, an attorney representing the home, said in a statement.

“The safety, health, and well-being of our residents remains a top priority of Westwood. We will continue to monitor the situation.”
Uhler wondered what would have happened if the nursing home had not been on lockdown and loved ones had been allowed inside.
“Honestly I think that if they were receiving visitors and family members, that this would have been addressed a lot quicker than something like this having to evolve on Twitter,” she said.

https://www.westernjournal.com/trump-irate-disturbing-footage-elderly-man-brutally-beaten-care-home/?utm_source=Email&utm_medium=aa-newsletter&utm_campaign=can&utm_content=firefly
Trump Irate Over Disturbing Footage of Elderly Man... (show quote)


This is nothing new. Know your nursing home before you commit. Family members visiting might have put a stop to it, but sometimes it takes more.

| Reply
May 22, 2020 19:15:51   #
iFrank Loc: San Antonio
 
Oldsailor65 wrote:
Trump Irate Over Disturbing Footage of Elderly Man Being Brutally Beaten at Care Home

President Donald Trump expressed outrage over a video of a 75-year-old Michigan care home patient being beaten that surfaced on social media on Thursday.
“Is this even possible to believe? Can this be for real?” Trump tweeted. “Where is this nursing home, how is the victim doing?”

Trump was responding to a video showing a brutal beating at the Westwood Nursing Center in Detroit, Fox News reported.
TRENDING: Obama Portrait Will Never Hang in Trump's WH, According to Reports
In the graphic video, a younger man can be seen relentlessly punching an elderly man in the face. Both men are believed to be patients in the nursing home.

WARNING: The following video contains graphic violence and language that some viewers will find offensive.

“It absolutely shattered my heart. It just broke my heart how anyone could be capable of this kind of brutality,” Jo Ann Uhler told WJBK. Uhler had spotted the video on social media and contacted the authorities.
“How does this guy have free rein to just go into other patients’ rooms and physically abuse them and no one is aware of it?”
It is unclear if the nursing home knew about the brutal beating with WJBK reporting that Ann Arbor police were told the staff knew. According to WDIV-TV, however, staff told police they had not seen the video.
Advertisement - story continues below

“Why has this been covered up because they are responsible for the care of these patients whether it be this young man if he has a mental issue or these elderly patients who can’t defend themselves,” Uhler said.
Detroit Police arrested the 20-year-old patient and the elderly man was taken to the hospital to be treated for non-life threatening injuries.

Police believe the incident took place on May 15 as the nursing home remains locked down in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

“Westwood has been cooperating with the police and will continue to do so,” Saif Kasmikha, an attorney representing the home, said in a statement.

“The safety, health, and well-being of our residents remains a top priority of Westwood. We will continue to monitor the situation.”
Uhler wondered what would have happened if the nursing home had not been on lockdown and loved ones had been allowed inside.
“Honestly I think that if they were receiving visitors and family members, that this would have been addressed a lot quicker than something like this having to evolve on Twitter,” she said.

https://www.westernjournal.com/trump-irate-disturbing-footage-elderly-man-brutally-beaten-care-home/?utm_source=Email&utm_medium=aa-newsletter&utm_campaign=can&utm_content=firefly
Trump Irate Over Disturbing Footage of Elderly Man... (show quote)


Anyone with compassion would take offense to this behavior. He was caught on camera saying that black people should rule the world, something like that. He even beat an elderly woman, what a lowlife.

| Reply
May 22, 2020 19:16:58   #
Carol Kelly
 
iFrank wrote:
Anyone with compassion would take offense to this behavior. He was caught on camera saying that black people should rule the world, something like that. He even beat an elderly woman, what a lowlife.


Gives nursing homes and blacks a bad name.

| Reply
May 22, 2020 19:33:32   #
Oldsailor65 Loc: Iowa
 
Carol Kelly wrote:
Gives nursing homes and blacks a bad name.


Why would they have a character like that guy (20 years old) as a patient????

| Reply
May 22, 2020 19:51:31   #
Auntie Dee
 
Probably not a patient at all, but an employee! That might be the reason it wasn't seen earlier.

| Reply
May 22, 2020 19:56:51   #
iFrank Loc: San Antonio
 
I guess if you want a different view, read this.

https://www.onepoliticalplaza.com/tpr?p=3284413&t=184384

| Reply
May 23, 2020 09:20:52   #
Mike Easterday
 
Sure , liberal Michigan , its ok for young blacks to beat up old white people . That freak belongs in a cage in a zoo.

| Reply
If you want to reply, then register here. Registration is free and your account is created instantly, so you can post right away.
OnePoliticalPlaza.com - Forum
Copyright 2012-2020 IDF International Technologies, Inc.