Name: Anita Arias.
Died: January 21, 2019.
Age at death: 87.
Cause of death: Neglect.
Location: Melbourne, Florida, USA.
Disability: Dementia, diabetes.
Anita lived with her grandson and his wife. The house was cluttered and dirty, and they had many pet reptiles.
Anita’s grandson, nominally her caregiver, neglected her while using her pension for his own expenses. She died of dehydration and starvation with severe bedsores and a blood sugar that was as high as the test could measure.
Perpetrator: Allen Arias (Grandson), charged with aggravated manslaughter of an elderly person.
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Affidavit for Arrest Warrant (Allen Glenn Arias)