A Nashwauk man has been charged with stealing over a million dollars from his uncle who was suffering from dementia. Patrick Vincent Pecchia, 56, has been charged with one count of financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult.
A former personal care attendant in Richfield is accused of financially exploiting a client by using their credit card for unauthorized purchases totaling more than $2,400, according to charges filed Tuesday by the Minnesota Department of Health.
A Duluth home care facility is accused of exploitation after using a video camera to catch an employee stealing from a client’s purse last May, according to the Minnesota Department of Health.
A man is accused stealing hundreds of pain pills from various patients at a Minneapolis facility and selling them for financial profit, according to charges filed Friday by the Minnesota Department of Health.