92-year-old woman found dead outside nursing home, police say
Published: Jan. 16, 2023 at 1:39 PM CST
BEDFORD, Ohio (WOIO/Gray News) - Police in Ohio said a 92-year-old woman was found dead outside her nursing home Saturday morning.
Bedford officials said nurses at Woodside Village checked on the woman in her room around 12:30 a.m. that morning. However, the woman was found dead on a back patio later that morning at 6 a.m.
WOIO reports the woman lived in a memory care unit and was unable to take care of herself.
Officers said they believe the woman left the nursing home without tripping a door alarm. Once outside, they said she most likely fell after slipping on ice and could not get back up.
Police said there were no signs of foul play.
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