Arrest in Triple Assault at Prairie View Residential Facilty
Another incident has been reported from the troubled Prairie View Residential facility near Fayette.
A Cedar Falls man has been arrested for allegedly assaulting three other residents of the facility, as well as breaking a television. Brandon Slayden, 24, was taken into custody by Fayette County sheriff's officials Saturday morning (April 7, 2018). He is being charged with three counts of assault causing bodily injury and one count of fourth-degree criminal mischief.
Slayden was held in the Fayette County jail until his initial court appearance.
Prairie View Residential Facility has recently been under scrutiny for some other recent assaults, as well as nurses aides who had been having sexual relationships with the patients.