NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Darrin S. Pitkin
Troop D Commander
On August 7, 2020, State Police in Lowville arrested Deborah A. Cannan, age 63 from Lowville, NY for Endangering the Welfare of an Incompetent Physical/Disabled Person 2nd degree and Assault 3rd degree, both class “A” misdemeanors.
Cannan, an IRA (Individualized Residential Alternative) worker, is charged with physically pushing an elderly male resident, causing him to fall into a bookcase, during an argument at the residential facility located at 5331 Dayan Street in the village of Lowville, NY on July 13, 2020.
The victim was transported by ambulance to the Lewis County Emergency Room for internal injuries.
Cannan was issued an appearance ticket and is scheduled to appear in the village of Lowville Court for August 25, 2020, at 4:00 PM.