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A Vietnam vet's daughter says her dying father was found covered in ants at a VA facility twice in his last 2 days

10 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Vietnam veteran Joel Marrable died on September 7 at the age of 73, while being cared for at a VA assisted-living facility in Atlanta, Georgia.
His daughter Laquana Ross told CNN last Thursday that twice in her father's last two days, he was found covered in ants at the Eagles' Nest Community Living Center.
VA leaders announced Tuesday that the agency's regional leader, chief medical officer and seven other staff members were placed on administrative leave while the internal investigation is condcuted, Military.com reported.
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