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Houston-area Nursing Home Resident Hurt In Fight

Houston-area Nursing Home Resident Hurt In Fight
Posted May 6th, 2014 @ 6:41am by The Associated Press

A resident of a Houston-area nursing home has been transported to a hospital following an apparent attack at the facility.

Harris County sheriff's deputies on Monday night were summoned to the Park Manor skilled nursing and rehabilitation center about an alleged assault. Investigators on Tuesday did not immediately respond to messages about the victim or whether anyone has been detained.

KTRH television partner KPRC Local 2 reports investigators say two residents got into a fight and one used a heavy object to strike the other. Local reports indicate the victim was allegedly hit with some type of fitness equipment.

Messages left Tuesday with Park Manor were not immediately returned.

Further details weren't immediately available.

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