FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- A California caregiver who left a 101-year-old man in a hot car last summer won't be facing anymore jail time.
A Fresno County judge says four days in jail after her August arrest was enough for 46-year-old Tina Ann Johnson of Auberry.
Johnson had pleaded no contest to a count of inflicting injury on an elderly person.
During Wednesday's hearing, the judge also reduced the crime to a misdemeanor and ruled Johnson will not be placed on probation.
The Fresno Bee (http://bit.ly/Yc0kLw ) says Raymond Messer was found inside a car in a Walmart parking lot in Clovis. Johnson was located inside the Walmart an hour after police arrived.
Messer was taken to a hospital for examination of heat-related injuries and he was released the same day.
Information from: The Fresno Bee, http://www.fresnobee.com
Comments are moderated by SDDT, in accordance with the SDDT Comment Policy, and may not appear on this commentary until they have been reviewed and deemed appropriate for posting. Also, due to the volume of comments we receive, not all comments will be posted.
SDDT Comment Policy: SDDT encourages you to add a comment to this discussion. You may not post any unlawful, threatening, defamatory, obscene, pornographic or other material that would violate the law. All comments should be relevant to the topic and remain respectful of other authors and commenters. You are solely responsible for your own comments, the consequences of posting those comments, and the consequences of any reliance by you on the comments of others. By submitting your comment, you hereby give SDDT the right, but not the obligation, to post, air, edit, exhibit, telecast, cablecast, webcast, re-use, publish, reproduce, use, license, print, distribute or otherwise use your comment(s) and accompanying personal identifying and other information you provide via all forms of media now known or hereafter devised, worldwide, in perpetuity. SDDT Privacy Statement.
All contents herein copyright San Diego Source ® 1994-2015