A former nursing home owner has pled guilty to two counts of criminal elderly mistreatment in connection with the theft of more than $58,000. The woman owned a nursing home that housed Alzheimer’s patients. She was sentenced to 12 months in jail and ordered to pay more than $50,000 in restitution. The Department of Human Services seized the business and moved the patients to other facilities after finding substandard care and allegations of elderly abuse. The allegations did include elderly financial exploitation. To read more about the elderly thefts, click here.