A.G. Schneiderman Announces Guilty Plea By Long Island Senior Center Aide For Attempting To Steal More Than $10k From An 88-Year-Old Woman In Her Care
Hauppauge - Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced the guilty plea of Stephanie Benodin, a former personal care assistant at The Tuttle Center, a life care retirement community that is part of The Amsterdam at Harborside in Port Washington, N.Y. She admitted that she took the victim's check out of her checkbook, signed the victim's name without permission or authority, made the check payable to Benodin's mother for $10,000 and deposited it into her mother's bank account. The check was returned for insufficient funds.
- Date:February 6, 2014
- Agency:New York Attorney General
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