New Details in Cerro Gordo County Neglect Case



New details in the case of a northern Iowa woman who was arrested on multiple neglect charges. The Cerro Gordo County Sheriff's Office says 54-year-old Debra Jean Ihrig was arrested Sunday and is facing six counts of neglect or abandonment of a dependent person and nine counts of wanton neglect of a dependent adult. Ihrig is accused of leaving 15 residents at County Meadow Place Assisted Living alone during the early morning hours of Saturday. She was the only staff person on duty during those hours. She remained in custody on Monday. Authorities say more charges are possible.

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Locations : Cerro Gordo CountyIowaNorthern Iowa
People : Debra Jean Ihrig