Nursing home worker arrested for sexually assaulting patients

Hunter Scott McGinty (Photo: Wilton Police Department)
Hunter Scott McGinty (Photo: Wilton Police Department)


WILTON, Conn. (WTNH)–  An employee of a Wilton nursing home has been arrested for sexually assaulting two patients.

Wilton Police have charged 26-year-old Hunter Scott McGinty, of Danbury, with fourth-degree sexual assault and three counts second-degree sexual assault.

According to police, they received a complaint from Wilton Meadows Health Care on Danbury Road about inappropriate contact between a certified nursing assistant and an 82-year-old female patient.  Police determined McGinty inappropriately touched the woman during the course of his duties.

Police were also able to determine he also assaulted a 66-year-old patient in August and September.

Police say the Wilton Meadows staff gave their full cooperation during the investigation.

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