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Caregiver found guilty of raping adult in her care

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(WMC-TV) - A caregiver has been found guilty of raping an adult in her care.     

A Shelby County jury convicted Tawana Jones of rape, willful abuse, neglect or exploitation of a vulnerable adult.

Testimony revealed Jones was caring for a 32-year-old patient in his home when she forced him to perform sexual acts with her.

Jones worked inside the victim's special needs apartment for five months.

The victim had the mental capacity of a six-year-old.

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