Bronx nurse Rosemarie Brooks accused of assaulting 72-year-old disabled woman
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.
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Brooks faces several charges, including endangering the welfare of an elderly person.