Home Healthcare Worker Charged With Battery

Police say a Muncie home healthcare worker is charged with battering a disabled patient in the victim’s Muncie home. The Star Press reports 26 year old Austin Paul Vorndran is charged with battery against an endangered adult. It’s alleged that on May 21 he grabbed a 26-year-old Muncie man by the back of his neck and throat and pushed the indivicual into a wall. Family members say the other man is severely autistic and largely non-verbal.