Elder Mother Found In Back Yard Shed

A 54 year old Florida man has been arrested for elder abuse after authorities discovered his 84 year old mother living in squalor in the man’s back yard shed.  The Florida Department of Children & Families is working to fine a safe home for the woman. The elderly woman was badly neglected living with no food, electricity or running water. She was severely malnourished, dehydrated and had a worm burrowing into her neck. People involved in the case were alarmed have been working hard to help the woman recuperate.