Nurse assistant charged with stealing $6,000 from elderly patient

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MADISON COUNTY, IL (KTVI)– A home health care provider is accused of stealing $6,000 from an elderly Madison County patient and police wonder if there are more victims.

Clara Stewart, a certified nursing assistant hired by the 89-year-old victim and her family, is charged with theft.

Investigators talked to Stewart Thursday night as she left the victim’s home at Methodist Village in Godfrey and found evidence linking her to the crime.

Call the Madison County sheriff’s office if you know more about this case.