Five further arrests were made yesterday (Thursday 25 June) as part of an investigation in to suspected neglect in a Barnsley care home.
Five women, all from Barnsley, were arrested yesterday morning on suspicion of ill treatment or wilful neglect by a care worker. All five have now been released under investigation.
Senior Investigator, DCI Phil Etheridge said:
If you do have any concerns about a relative in care, the Adult Social Care team in Barnsley have a dedicated phone number and email address for family members to contact: 01226 773300 / olderpeoplecare@Barnsley.gov.uk.