December 29, 2008
RICHFIELD SPRINGS _ The wife and two sons of a Richfield Springs man were charged with a felony on Friday after an investigation into a report of elder abuse, Otsego deputies said.
Margaret I. Seamon, 74; Jefford D. Seamon, 47; and Martin T. Seamon, 41, were charged with endangering the welfare of a vulnerable elderly person, a class E felony, deputies said.
The name of the man was not available on Friday night, but the three were family members who were caregivers, deputies said. The sheriff's office was contacted after the man was admitted to a local hospital for serious injuries. The county Department of Social Services was also involved in the investigation, deputies said.
The three are scheduled to appear in