Care home staff who covered up 86-year-old patient's death spared jail

Ronald Dean, 86, who died at the Lever Edge Care Home in Bolton (Picture: Cavendish)

Care home staff who staged a cover up of an 86-year-old patient’s death have been spared jail.

Manager Lynda Johnson, 64, ordered her 44-year-old deputy Deborah Scrivens and three of her colleagues to place Ronald Dean’s body back in his bed at Lever Edge Care home in Bolton.

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