Bronx nurse Rosemarie Brooks accused of assaulting 72-year-old disabled woman

The 47-year-old faces several charges, including endangering the welfare of an elderly person.

The 47-year-old faces several charges, including endangering the welfare of an elderly person. (2/12/14)

THE BRONX - A Bronx nurse has been arrested for allegedly abusing a 72-year-old disabled woman. 

According to prosecutors, 47-year-old Rosemarie Brooks was caught on video pushing the victim out of her room and into a door across the hallway at the Bronx Park Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. 

Authorities also claim Brooks falsified her report to cover up the incident, which left the elderly woman with a cut hand. 

Brooks faces several charges, including endangering the welfare of an elderly person. 

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