Family of mental health worker killed on patient visit files $2.5 million wrongful death suit

The family of Jennifer Warren, who was killed in May 2012 in St. Helens while delivering medication to a patient, filed a wrongful death lawsuit Tuesday against multiple corrections offices and health agencies. 

Warren, a health support worker for Columbia Community Mental Health, was stabbed to death in May 2012 at the St. Helens home of Brent Redd.

Redd previously was committed to the state hospital in 2007 after trying to strangle his mother. He was released in 2010 by the Psychiatric Security Review Board and placed by Wasco County Circuit Court in a residential facility in St. Helens… Continue reading on