A caretaker faces charges of elder abuse. It happened ata home on 5th Avenue Southeast in Decatur.
Police said during a welfare check, they found87-year-old James Corum in serious need of medical attention. He was taken tothe hospital for treatment.
Authorities said they arrested Gregory Walden due toCorum's health and the condition of the home. He was charged with elderly abuseand neglect. His bond was set at $100-thousand.
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