Three employees at a Ottawa Ohio nursing home have been indicted have been indicted in the death of a patient. They have been charged in connection with the death of the women who wandered off from the nursing home and died of hypothermia in January.
Reports say that 36-year-old Rachel Friesel and 20-year-old Destini Fenbert, both of Pandora, were indicted this week on charges that include involuntary manslaughter, forgery and gross patient neglect in the Jan. 7 death of 76-year-old Phyllis Campbell.
Thirty-one-year-old Megan Schnipke, of Columbus Grove, has been charged with forgery and gross patient neglect. The 76 yr old left Hilty Memorial Nursing Home around 12:30 a.m. Jan. 7 through a courtyard door equipped with an alarm. A device she wore apparently failed to alert workers. The low temperature that night was zero degrees.