Vulnerable adult kicked, struck by employee at Midlands Regional Center: SLED

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COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – According to an arrest warrant, an employee at a facility for individuals with more complex, severe disabilities witnessed another employee abuse a resident.

SLED officials say Charles Edward Alston, 56, was taken into custody today and booked at the Alvin S. Glenn Detention Center following an investigation into the November 2017 incident.

Alston allegedly kicked and struck the victim in the head with a wooden brush while working as a Human Services Assistant at Midlands Regional Center.

He is charged with abuse of a vulnerable adult.

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