Police arrest Vacaville man on suspicion of elder abuse

By From page A3 | March 07, 2013

VACAVILLE — A Vacaville man was arrested Saturday on suspicion of elder abuse after an elderly woman contacted local church officials, according to press release issued by the Police Department.

Kevin Lee Wooten, 39, was arrested after the 74-year-old woman went to her church in south Vacaville. Officers contacted the victim and found that $700 had been taken from her bank account and that she suffered physical and mental abuse, police report.

Wooten was booked at the county jail on suspicion of three felony elder abuse offenses, felony assault and for alleged violation of his Post Release Community Supervision for a previous elder-abuse case. Bail was set at $50,000.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call Officer Debi Lopez at 449-5200.

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  • IngaMarch 20, 2013 - 1:00 pm

    San Diego, Ca. This is the FIRST case of autism abuse to ever go to trial in San Diego County: the state is taking this case very seriously and working hard to bring these sadistic creeps to justice. Caregivers caught on tape eye gouging, kicking, punching, etc...vulnerable autistic man who can't speak: Trial set for 1st week of April, 2013. Justice must be served. Abuse of vulnerable autistic people can't go unpunished. We must ALL speak out in support of justice for this vulnerable person with autism!! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jSQamWj0voI http://www.hlntv.com/video/2012/09/27/caught-tape-autistic-man-allegedly-abused-caregivers http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ybiFEVTzGBU

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