According to media reports, five suspects are said to have to answer in court. The indictment is not yet final. Since the indictment may not have been delivered to everyone yet, the report was not confirmed by the public prosecutor’s office for the time being.
In November and December 2020, there were 18 deaths in addition to the numerous people suffering from coronavirus in the nursing home in Upper Styria. The operator and the employees seemed overwhelmed, which is why the army had to move in to provide assistance. The people in charge of the nursing home have been investigated for years and numerous reports have been obtained.
Specifically, it should be about the offense of intentionally endangering people through communicable diseases. Of the 18 residents who died, eleven are said to have died not only with but from their coronavirus infection, coroners are said to have determined. There is talk of serious hygienic deficiencies, according to media reports.