Homeless Woman Freezes to Death After Being Evicted for $338 in Late Rent
A homeless woman died on the streets in Oregon on Saturday after being evicted from senior housing for late rent.
Karen Batts, 52, had been living in a building for seniors a disabled people designed to be affordable. However she was evicted in October for being at least 7 days late with the $338 payment for August rent.
She died alone on the streets due to hypothermia She is the second person to die of severe freezing on Portland streets this year.
In 2015 alone, 88 people have died on Portland streets.
(Source: US Uncut)