3 former employees allegedly abused vulnerable adult while working at Summerville facility

Three former employees at a facility for disabled adults in Summerville were arrested for allegedly abusing a vulnerable adult last month, State Law Enforcement Division said Friday. Shaunta Bennett, Freddie Cunningham and Nyosha Young are former employees of the Coastal Regional Center, operated by the S. C. Department of Disabilities and Special Needs. Cunningham is accused of pushing, kicking and hitting a vulnerable adult on April 30 at the facility.