Fourth woman arrested in care home investigation

The Old Deanery care home. Credit: ITV News Anglia

A fourth woman has been arrested by detectives investigating allegations against care staff at the Old Deanery Care home in Braintree, Essex. The woman in her 40s from Braintree was questioned and released on police bail until July whilst enquiries continue.

The arrests came after a television documentary was broadcast, raising concerns about the treatment of residents.