Man facing sexual related charges in connection to nursing home visit | News
SCOTT COUNTY, MO (KFVS)- Scott County Sheriff Rick Walter says a Cape Girardeau man was put behind bars in Scott County on sexual related charges.
David H. Barberis, 55, of Cape Girardeau was charged with deviate sexual intercourse. His bond was set at $10,000.
Walter says the Chaffee Nursing Home contacted his office Wednesday afternoon saying that Barberis had allegedly conducted himself in an inappropriate manner while visiting several female residents.
Barberis reportedly travels to nursing homes and plays music for the residents.
Walter says an investigation revealed that the nursing staff became suspicious of Barberis when he allegedly entered rooms of some of the female residents and closed the door behind him.
Walter said a member of the nursing staff entered one of rooms and reportedly caught Barberis acting inappropriately with a female resident.
According to the sheriff, Barberis was arrested at the sheriff's office Thursday after talking to investigators.
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