Dixon DHS worker charged with abuse of a disabled patient

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DIXON, Ill. (WTVO) — A Dixon employee of the Department of Human Services, 49-year-old Eric McGhee, has been charged with battery to a resident at a long-term health care facility.

According to the Illinois State Police, the attack happened at the Jack Mabley Developmental Center on June 9th, 2020.

McGhee was charged with Abuse to a Long-Term Health Care Facility Resident and Official Misconduct.

McGhee was held on a $10,000 bond and will appear at the Lee County Courthouse on October 14th.

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