Woman charged with abuse after grandmother’s death in Danville
DANVILLE, Va. — A Virginia woman was arrested after the death of her grandmother, according to Danville police.
On Aug. 11, officers responded to a cardiac arrest report at a home on the 100 block of Park Avenue. Officials pronounced 71-year-old Dorothy Jean George dead at the scene.
Police say she suffered multiple health issues.
After further investigation, George’s granddaughter Brenda Gomez-Lazarski, 33, was charged and arrested this week for abuse of an incapacitated adult resulting in a death and felony homicide.
Gomez-Lazarski is being held in Danville City Jail with no bond.