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Caregiver accused of abusing disabled man

Rodrick Boykins (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office) Rodrick Boykins (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A Hamilton County man is behind bars after police say he abused a disabled man.

Rodrick Boykins, 30, is charged with one count of patient abuse.

According to the police report, Boykins created a risk to the health and safety of a mentally retarded victim by allowing him to receive serious skin burns to the feet, buttocks and genitals.

Police say the victim suffered the injuries while left unattended in hot bath water.

Boykins was taken to the Hamilton County Justice Center.

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