SLED: 52-year-old woman charged after kicking patient at psychiatric hospital


COLUMBIA, S.C. (WACH)-- A Midlands Behavioral Health Assistant has been charged in connection with assaulting a vulnerable adult at a psychiatric hospital.

According to arrest warrants, SLED agents charged 52-year-old Angela Harrington with abuse of a vulnerable adult after conducting an investigation at the G. Werber Bryan Psychiatric Hospital.

The warrant states that video surveillance showed Harrington grab a woman by the hair, push her to the floor, and kick her in the back several times.

When interviewed by SLED agents Harrington denied committing the offense.

She was booked at the Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center.

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