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Former Hospital Employee Arrested for Abuse of a Disabled Adult

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.-Attorney General Pam Bondi's Medicaid Fraud Control Unit, with the assistance of the Gadsden County Sheriff's Office, today announced the arrest of a former Gadsden County Florida State Hospital employee for alleged physical abuse of a disabled patient. Following an altercation, hospital staff allegedly physically removed the defendant, Alashi Denise Lurry, 29, from a disabled patient's room. According to the MFCU investigation, Lurry repeatedly returned to the patient's room, climbed on the bed and kicked the restrained patient on the head and face.


Action Details

  • Date:August 23, 2016
  • Agency:Florida Attorney General
  • Enforcement Types:
    • State Enforcement Agencies