Managers of assisted-living facility in Chandler arrested after resident dies

Joseph and Lolita Somera were indicted on one count each of vulnerable adult abuse. A 69-year-old patient in their care at a Chandler assisted-living facility died in August of 2018 from a combination of his health and heat-related issues. Police recorded his room was 100 degrees when they responded to the assisted-living facility.
Published: 5:07 PM MST August 15, 2019
Updated: 5:06 PM MST August 15, 2019