A suburban Kansas Metropolis man has been sentenced to greater than 30 years in jail within the death of his 75-year-old mom, who was emaciated and riddled with contaminated mattress sores when she died at dwelling in 2019.
Raymond McManness, 54, was sentenced Wednesday to 374 months, the Kansas Metropolis Star reported. McManness, of Olathe, pleaded no contest in July to second-degree homicide and bodily mistreatment of his mom. Police mentioned McManness didn’t search medical take care of Sharon McManness earlier than she died.
The health worker’s workplace discovered she died in January 2019 from an an infection as a result of open mattress sores and that she was severely malnourished, weighing simply 58 kilos.
This Jan 24, 2019 reserving photograph launched by Johnson County Sheriff’s Workplace reveals Raymond McManness.
Police mentioned once they discovered her, she was “very emaciated and had massive open bedsores,” together with one sore that was “open to the bone.”
Police discovered no drugs, no clear clothes, no working telephones and minimal meals once they searched the house. Canine feces and urine was discovered all through the home. And dirty garments, that appeared to have been lower off the sufferer, have been present in a trash can, courtroom data mentioned.
McManness instructed police on the time that he checked on his mom twice a day, however that he had moved out six months earlier as a result of his mom saved him awake at evening. Authorities say he admitted he stopped taking his mom, who had dementia, to the physician when her bodily and psychological well being declined.