Rowan County Woman Charged with Failing to Report Dead Body of Her 78-Year-Old Husband

Medical Personnel Say Man had Been Dead For Three Days

WBTV is reporting that deputies in Rowan County have charged a 46-year-old woman with failing to report the death of her 78-year-old boyfriend. Jennifer Elizabeth Ferguson, who was living with the victim, was charged on Monday. Investigators say that the man was in hospice care in his Rowan County home. They say that a hospice nurse making a routine visit to the house noticed that the man was dead and notified authorities.

Author: Mike Jackson