World News | Man, 20, Arrested in Nursing Home Assault Captured on Video
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Detroit, May 23 (AP) A 20-year-old Detroit nursing home patient was arrested for assault and battery after a video shared on social media showed a 75-year-old patient in the same facility being repeatedly punched in the face.

The incident occurred May 15 at the nursing home on the city's northwest side, Detroit police said.

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The 75-year-old patient was injured and taken to a hospital. The names of the suspect and the victim have not been released.

The 20-year-old was arrested Thursday. The Wayne County prosecutor's office said Saturday that it expects him to be formally charged and arraigned on Sunday.

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An attorney for the Detroit nursing home told WJXK-TV that the facility also is investigating and that staff members were not aware of the attack until they saw the video.

The 20-year-old man was not a long-term resident of the nursing home, according to the attorney. (AP)

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