FOUND COVERED IN BEDBUGS AND FECES… AT A PUBLIC HOUSING COMPLEX. INVESTIGATORS CONTEND SHE WAS LEFT IN THOSE CONDITIONS… FOR DAYS… BY HER DAUGHTER. W-L-K-Y’S STEVE BURGIN IS HERE WITH WHAT POLICE ARE SAYING TONIGHT… STEVE? ACCORDING TO POLICE, THE WOMAN WAS UNABLE TO GET OUT ON HER OWN AND WAS SEVERELY DEHYDRATED. CONDITIONS IN THE APARTMENT WERE SO DEPLORABLE, THE HEALTH DEPARTMENT DECLARED IT HAZARDOUS. You Ms. Self mam? 42 YEAR OLD MELISSA SELF IS CHARGED WITH THE NEGLECT AND OR ABUSE OF AN ADULT. IN THIS CASE THE ADULT IS HER 63 YEAR OLD MOTHER SHEILA SELF. Dwight Mitchell/Metro Police Spokesman says, It was very horrific from what I understand from the detectives, the pictures that I saw. THE VICTIM WAS LIVING ON THE TOP FLOOR OF AN APARTMENT AT THE BEECHER TERRACE PUBLIC HOUSING COMPLEX. UNABLE TO WALK AND CONFINED TO A RECLINER, HER SCREAMS FOR HELP WENT UNANSWERED. THE PROSECUTOR DESCRIBED WHAT AUTHORITIES FOUND INSIDE THAT APARTMENT. Karl Price/Prosecutor says, Victim was covered with bedbugs, fleas, feces, and urine. The victim was alone and stated she had been in the room for several days. INDIVIDUALS ENTERING THE APARTMENT WORE PROTECTIVE CLOTHING ACCORDING TO THE ARREST WARRANT. THE FIRE DEPARTMENT WAS CALLED TO MONITOR THE AIR. POLICE SPOKESMAN DWIGHT MITCHELL SAYS IT WAS NOT FIT FOR ANY HUMAN. Dwight Mitchell/Metro Police Spokesman says, It’s not something we see everyday. We’ve seen it before. Obviously there’s never a good situation when you see those things. I understand the victim has been placed in another facility and is recovering. There is a no contact order. Your bond is five thousand dollars. Way too low. THE ARREST RECORDS SAY ONCE THE VICTIM GOT TO THE HOSPITAL SHE HAD TO BE DECONTAMINATED. NEGLECTING AND OR ABUSING AN ADULT IS A CLASS C FELONY, WHICH IF CONVICTED, CARRIES A MAXIMUM 1O YEAR PRISON SENTENCE. STEVE BURGIN WLKY NEWS.