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Iowa City caretaker accused of slapping dependent person

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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -

Christopher Tangang, 62, was arrested by Iowa City Police on Monday; he faces charges, accused of slapping a dependent adult who was in his care.

Criminal complaints say on April 8, a mentally disabled resident at the group home where Tangang worked was trying to go into the kitchen, and Tangang pushed him into a bedroom, the scolded and slapped the man in the face.

A supervisor reported the incident, according to criminal complaints.

Tangang has a preliminary hearing set for May 1.

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