MELBOURNE, Fla. (WESH) – A Melbourne woman is accused of raping an elderly patient who lived in a care facility where she worked.
Officials with the Melbourne Police Department said Monday that they’ve arrested 39-year-old Guettie Belizaire.
Belizaire worked at the Brookshire Assisted Living Facility in Melbourne.
Last December, she was allegedly found naked in the room of a man who suffered from several medical conditions, including dementia.
Police said a sexual assault kit was lab tested and confirmed that a sexual assault had occurred.
Belizaire is charged with lewd and lascivious molestation of an elderly person and abuse of an elderly person.