Lacombe-area nurse accused of sexual battery on Alzheimer's patient

Lacombe-area nurse accused of sexual battery on Alzheimer's patient

ST. TAMMANY PARISH, LA (WVUE) - An employee of a Lacombe-area behavioral health facility was arrested for sexual battery after he was seen [if gte vml 1]>

Management at Beacon Behavioral Hospital contacted the Sheriff's Office late Monday night after a staff member reported seeing a registered nurse who was working at the facility in a patient's room touching a 78-year-old Alzheimer's patient in a sexual manner.

George Terrebonne, 67, of Covington, was arrested for sexual battery and booked in to the St. Tammany Parish jail. He  was released March 1 after posting a $35,000 bond.

The investigation is ongoing.

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