A nurse assistant at Cypress Ridge Care Center has been charged with sexually abusing a resident.
Cypress Ridge Care Center Employee Charged with Sexual Battery
Last Updated: 7/13/2020
An employee of a senior care center in Monterey was arrested over the weekend for allegedly sexually abusing a patient. 38-year-old nurse assistant Kelven Ferolino has been charged with sexual battery for an alleged incident at the Cypress Ridge Care Center on Skyline Drive.
Monterey police arrested Ferolino after receiving a report on Saturday night that he had sexually abused a patient. He was arrested on suspicion of sexual battery and elder abuse and is being held at the county jail on $30,000 bail.
Ferolino is no longer working at Cypress Ridge pending the outcome of this investigation. Police believe there could be other victims.
Monterey police detectives have asked anyone with related information to contact Detective Sgt. Aaron Delgado at 831-646-3814.