AKRON -- A 28-year-old Akron man is accused of assaulting a developmentally disabled resident at a group home in Silver Lake.
The Summit County Sheriff's Office says the alleged assault took place at the end of July as a caregiver was bathing a 41-year-old resident.
Authorities say the alleged assault was witnessed by another individual.
The employee, Dhaka Battarai, has been arrested for assault of a functionally impaired person.
Additional charges are pending as the investigation continues.