Abilene Woman Charged for Stealing from Elderly

A 30-year old woman, Kara Brooke Beaver, from Abilene, was arrested after stealing over $6,000 from an elderly patient in her care.

Beaver was hired as a caretaker for an 84-year old patient.

The suspect has two prior misdemeanor charges.

Beaver has been charged with Exploitation of the Elderly, a third degree felony.