SPRING, Texas — A caretaker from an “assisted living home” in Spring was arrested Sunday by Precinct 4 deputies.
The deputies were responding to a report of a missing person at the home at 23600 Sawmill Pass Drive.
The caregiver told them a disabled man had walked away from the home.
Deputies found the man a few miles away.
They say he had been assaulted by the caregiver, “causing pain and visible injury," according to Precinct 4 Constable Mark Herman.
Jerry Cole, 57, was arrested and charged with injury to a disabled person.
His bond was set at $100 in County Court 7.
We have reached out to the court to ask about the bond amount. Check back for more on this developing story.