Disability service provider New Horizons declines to comment on alleged assault of 78-year old female group home resident

Ian Kirkwood
By Ian Kirkwood
Updated April 13 2021 - 11:19pm, first published 7:30pm
Marea Bourke and Judy Bourke at an Angelman Syndrome conference in 2018.

POLICE are investigating an allegation that a non-verbal 78-year-old woman was punched in the "upper belly" by a female carer in a group home at Corlette.

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Ian Kirkwood

Ian Kirkwood

Journalist

Reporting journalist at the Newcastle Herald since 1987. Editorial writer, general reporter, industrial relations, industry and coal.

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