Vallejo police arrested a Vallejo care provider following the discovery of the death of a 78-year-old woman reportedly in her care.
Rosie Dright was found deceased in her 100 block of Florida Street home Tuesday following a welfare check requested by Solano County Health and Social Services.
Police believe Dright has been deceased for "a lengthy period of time," according to a press release by Vallejo police spokesman Lt. Sid DeJesus.
Home health care provider Ann Marie De la Houssaye, 37, of Vallejo, was arrested Tuesday night on suspicion of felony elder abuse and neglect and controlled substance possession charges.
Anyone with information related to this case is asked to contact Detective Raul Munoz or Sean Kenney of the Vallejo Police Departments Investigation Unit at (800) 488-9383 or leave a tip on the Solano Crime Stoppers hotline, 644-STOP (9383).