A foreign worker from the Philippines was arrested under suspicion of assaulting the elderly man under her care in the Kiryat Ono area on Sunday.
The caregiver, a woman in her forties, was arrested after the man's family pressed charges against her.
She will be brought before a judge on Monday for a possible extension of her remand.
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