A Wilmar woman is facing a misdemeanor charge for failure to report the alleged abuse of a resident in a long-term care facility.

Deshundra Thomas, 27, of Wilmar, reportedly observed another employee abuse a resident and failed to report it to the facility, according to information in a news release from Arkansas Attorney Gen. Leslie Rutledge.

Thomas, who turned herself in to the Warren Police Department, is facing one count of failure to report adult or long-term care facility resident maltreatment, a Class B misdemeanor, according to the news release.

She was released on bond and awaiting a court date to be set in Drew County District Court.