Vermont authorities say a nursing home worker who allegedly exploited a resident has been arrested in New Hampshire.
Thirty-six-year-old Jodi LaClaire is charged with 16 counts of financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult and attempted financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult.
Assistant Attorney General Linda Purdy says LaClaire made cash withdrawals and attempted other withdrawals using the credit card of a resident at the Thompson House Nursing Facility in Brattleboro, where she worked as a licensed nursing assistant.
If convicted, she could face up to 10 years in prison.
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VT Nursing Home Worker Charged With Exploitation