Napa State Hospital patient Jess Willard Massey was sentenced to 25 years to life in prison Tuesday morning for murdering a psychiatric technician at the hospital in October.
Jess Willard Massey pleaded not guilty and not guilty by reason of insanity Tuesday to the murder of Napa State Hospital psychiatric technician Donna Gross last year.
A 37-year-old former patient at a state-run California mental hospital will stand trial in the strangling of a psychiatric nurse there last year.
Officials at San Francisco General Hospital are trying to determine a man’s identity after he was admitted earlier this month.
A Napa State Hospital patient who died after a fight with his roommate on Monday afternoon suffered a heart attack, Napa County Sheriff’s Capt. Tracey Stuart said Thursday morning.
Napa State Hospital patient Jess Willard Massey pleaded not guilty Tuesday to murdering and robbing a psychiatric technician at the hospital in October.
A Napa State Hospital patient was declared mentally incompetent Tuesday to stand trial on charges of assaulting a hospital therapist last month.
A Napa State Hospital psychiatric patient accused of attacking an employee has pleaded not guilty to felony assault charges.
A patient has beaten a therapist unconscious at Napa State Hospital, an attack that comes less that two months after a psychiatric technician was strangled at the California facility.