Chandler home care provider charged with vulnerable adult abuse

Joseph Somera, who ran a Chandler care home with his wife, has been indicted by a grand jury for one count of vulnerable adult abuse. A 69-year-old man in the care of Somera and his wife died during an extreme heat event. Court paperwork alleges that the couple did not properly care for the man and he died from a complication of his medical condition and the heat.
Published: 11:42 AM MST August 15, 2019