Police Arrest Shepherd Caregiver Accused of Leaving Patient Alone

Police arrested a caregiver after they say he left his quadriplegic patient alone for ten hours.

Investigators say the caregiver from Shepherd walked out on his patient Todd Alwood.

Alwood was found on the ground ten hours later.

The caregiver has been arrested on fourth-degree attempted abuse of a vulnerable adult charges and is in the Isabella County Jail.

We will be able to tell you his name after he’s officially charged.