- A Filipina caregiver named Jamie Montesa and her boyfriend Brayan Cortez were arrested in Illinois for allegedly harassing a patient with dementia
- They were arrested after a video of them taunting the patient’s dislike for hospital gowns went viral
- The couple has been fired from the nursing home where the incident took place
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A Filipina caregiver named Jamie Montesa and her boyfriend Brayan Cortez, a nursing assistant, were arrested for allegedly harassing Margaret Collins, a 91-year-old patient with dementia.
KAMI learned that the harassment happened at a nursing home in Glenview, Illinois.
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Montesa and Cortez were arrested after a video clip showing them allegedly taunting Collins for disliking hospital gowns went viral on social media, according to ABS-CBN News (authored by Connie Macatula-De Leon).
Cortez can be seen in the video waving a hospital gown at Collins to taunt her, while Montesa filmed the incident.
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The clip was accompanied with the caption “Margaret hates gowns" along with two laughing emojis.
Balitang America reported that the two have been fired already by The Abington of Glenview, the nursing home where the incident took place.
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