Jon Kirksey, 44, and Maria Briones, 51, are charged with injury to the elderly, a third degree felony. Willie Byers, 71, was found dead outside the former Tumbleweed Nursing Home in Brownfield during frigid temperatures on February 3, An Horny women in 88061 revealed Byers died from hypothermia.
Police say surveillance video captured Byers leaving the facility unattended in the early morning hours. After his death, the Texas Attorney General's office launched an investigation into claims of neglect at the nursing home.
Byers' nephew, Deion Marquise recalls his Agnes Water fuck buddies after hearing of his uncle's passing.
Marquise says the family has never received an apology or comment from Tumbleweed Nursing Home. The facility is now known as Apex Secure Care.
The administrator wouldn't answer any more questions or make additional comments. We asked Marquise about his reaction to the arrests.
Briones was arrested Tuesday in Terry County and has bonded. Kirksey was arrested in Lubbock County on a warrant out of Terry County.
He remains behind bars in Lubbock according to jail records. Related stories:.