Police: Woman found lying on hospital patient, denied access to staff

(Chambersburg Police Department)

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – A woman has been charged with disorderly conduct after an incident over the weekend at Chambersburg Hospital.

Officers responded Saturday to the hospital for a report of an unwanted person.

Police say they arrived to find Cathleen V. Williams, 52, lying on top of a patient.

Hospital staff told police Williams would not allow them to treat the patient. Williams yelled, screamed and shoved staff, according to police.

Police ordered Williams to leave the room before she was physically removed by officers.

Williams, a Shippensburg resident, was charged with resisting arrest and disorderly conduct. She posted $5,000 bail, according to court documents.

A preliminary hearing for Williams has been scheduled for Tuesday morning.

Get breaking news, weather and traffic on the go. Download our News App and our Weather App for your phone and tablet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s