Chicago Police charged Solomon Owasanoye, a 50-year-old West Cermak resident, with first degree murder of an All Faith Pavilion Nursing Home resident. The victim, Ivory Jackson, a 77-year old resident at All Faith Pavilion died following an assault. Mr. Jackson was struck in the head and developed an infection. All Faith Pavilion has a long history of fines for violating Illinois laws.
Residents of nursing homes and other long-term care facilities have a right to be safe and free from violence. Further, nursing homes must conduct a criminal background search to make sure no violent offenders come in contact with the nursing home population.