COAL TOWNSHIP — A Ranshaw woman is facing felony charges of neglect of a care-dependent person and involuntary manslaughter after she allegedly failed to care for her 83-year-old husband, who was suffering from dementia and died Nov. 2.

Debora Avellino, 57, of 421 Webster St., was arraigned Tuesday morning by Magisterial District Judge John Gembic and remanded to the Northumberland County Jail in lieu of $20,000 cash bail.

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How very sad and tragic !

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