Caretaker bites off chin and breast of 92-year-old woman causing her death

Jennifer Lea Collins
Jennifer Lea Collins
By: Emily Lewis

(Scroll down for video) An elderly woman died after being bitten multiple times by her intoxicated caretaker, according to police in Arkansas.

Cherokee Village police said that they have arrested 55-year-old Jennifer Lea Collins, after being accused of biting off the chin and breast of 92-year-old Jane Palmer Sandefur.

Collins has been charged with aggravated assault and abuse to an impaired and endangered person. She was booked into the Sharp County jail in Ash Flat, and her bail has been set at $50,000.

According to the criminal complaint, the victim's son, Scott Sandefur, entered his mother’s home and found her and the caretaker on the floor.

His mother was covered in blood and bite marks. Scott called the police. Police officers who arrived at the scene, noticed that Collins was extremely intoxicated.

Collins had blood in her mouth while Scott had no blood. Jane told police that her caretaker bit her all over her body. Jane was taken to the White River Medical Center in Batesville, where she died.

Collins his still facing an upgraded charge of murder, pending the results of an autopsy.