Woman arrested on suspicion of murdering Ascot Care Home resident

Police were called to a nursing Home in Ascot on March 27th after the death of a 73 year old male resident five days earlier.

A spokesperson for Thames valley police said ‘Officers have attended the nursing home since Thursday as part of the investigation.

‘The deceased man is not expected to be identified until Monday evening. We will not discuss the employment of the woman arrested or give any other details at present.

‘All I can say is that a 63-year-old woman from Bracknell was arrested on suspicion of murder at the nursing home and that she has been released on bail pending further inquiries.’

The suspect has been released on conditional bail after questioning by the police.

The Care Quality Commission have confirmed they are investigating Ascot Nursing Home. It says on its website that  ‘We have received information that has led us to carry out an inspection of Ascot Nursing Home. We will publish a report when our check is complete.’

It didn’t state whether the information related to the murder inquiry.

Full details of the matter can be found at : http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2592781/Carer-63-arrested-suspicion-murder-six-days-73-year-old-man-dead-nursing-home.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490