A Payson man is charged with aggravated battery to a disabled person following a call to Quincy Police from a Quincy nursing home on Sunday.

Police say their investigation resulted in the arrest of 27-year-old Nicholas Orrill after he allegedly struck a disabled resident in the face causing injuries to the head. The resident was treated and released at Blessing Hospital.

Orrill was taken to the Adams County Jail. The police report says Orrill was an employee of the nursing home and was terminated following the incident. An investigation into the incident was also conducted by the Illinois Department of Public Health.