Invacare replaces boy’s stolen wheelchair

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

CLEVELAND – Thieves broke into Barbara Gibson’s home in Cleveland, taking groceries and the neon green wheelchair that helps her 9-year-old son Stephen go to school. Elyria, Ohio-based Invacare is donating a new wheelchair to Stephen, who has cerebral palsy and scoliosis, News Channel 5 reports. “We are currently working with the family, therapist and home medical equipment provider to get Stephen a replacement chair,” Invacare spokeswoman Patty Delmonico told the station.