Violent ER Patient Arrested
KSAL Staff - August 11, 2016 11:31 am
An ER patient’s angry rant lands him in jail.
Salina police officers were called to Salina Regional Health Center on Wednesday afternoon at 3:06pm after a man lashed out at nurses in the Emergency Room.
Police say 36-year-old Randy Nease became violent while be treated, shattering the screen on a monitor as he tore it off the wall, breaking the bracket and a portion of the sheetrock.
Staff also said Nease charged towards a nurse and threatened her during the incident.
He is now facing charges that include assault and damage to property.
The hospital estimates the damages at $2,250.