A Three Rivers woman is behind bars facing elder abuse charges.
Judy Dovel was arrested Sunday, accused of abusing an 88-year-old woman.
According to the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office, the victim was suffering from dislocated fingers and swelling to the brain. She is now recovering at a hospital.
Dovel was booked into the Tulare County Bob Wiley Detention Facility.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the Tulare County Detective Bureau at (559) 733‑6218.