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Woman booked with cruelty to elderly relative

4 years ago October 29, 2010 Oct 29, 2010 Friday, October 29 2010 Friday, October 29, 2010 6:37:38 AM EDT in News
Source: Associated Press

BAYOU BLUE, LA - A 30-year-old Bayou Blue woman arrested was booked with cruelty to the infirmed.

April Johnson's arrest comes after deputies called to a house last month found a 69-year-old woman living in a filthy 10-foot by 16-foot wooden shed attached to the home.

Lafourche Parish deputies said the room smelled of urine and rotting flesh.

The elderly woman was identified only as a relative of Johnson.

She was treated for sores that exposed bone and tendons.

If Johnson is convicted, she would face a possible 10 year prison sentence.

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