Troy woman charged with assaulting disabled resident of Saratoga County facility


HALFMOON, N.Y. (NEWS10) – A staff member at a Halfmoon facility for the disabled has been arrested for physically abusing one if its residents. Elizabeth Badger, 50, is accused of striking and threatening to strike a resident of Saratoga Bridges on numerous occasions.

The arrest follows an investigation into allegations a resident was being abused at the facility.

Badger has been charged with first degree endangering the welfare of an incompetent or physically disabled person, a class E felony.

She was processed and released on an appearance ticket returnable to the Halfmoon
Town Court on a later date.


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