First of all, there are details that are still vague, and naturally it must be underlined that there is merely a suspect in this case, but it appears that a woman pushed a 73-year-old woman from her wheelchair in Florida out of frustration. Apparently the phrase uttered at the time of the incident indicates that this was the result of a process and not a particular event.
Please, please, please. Do not let yourself get into this state. Get help and, naturally, don’t compound your problems with drink.
A lifetime of anything is no excuse for elder abuse, assault, or criminality of any kind including elder financial abuse.
An intoxicated Florida woman out celebrating her 52nd birthday allegedly dumped her 73-year-old mother out of her wheelchair while telling her, for 52 years of s–t.”
Patricia Tavernier’s mother was found by a police officer lying in a fetal position in the street after Friday’s incident outside a Tavares restaurant, according to an arrest report obtained by the Smoking Gun. A witness told police they saw the elderly woman — who said she had been living with Tavernier following hip surgery — fall and hit the cement head first.
Tavernier then went on to fight and hit her sister with a camera, breaking the lens, according to the restaurant employee’s statement to police. When the officer arrived they reported finding the women’s elderly mother, identified as Karen Judge, injured in the street.
Tavernier was arrested and charged with aggravated battery on a person over 65, which is a felony. She was also charged with misdemeanour battery for hitting her sister with the camera. She was booked into the Lake County Jail before released Saturday on $20,500 bond.