(KMOV) -- A nursing assistant is accused of stealing thousands of dollars from one of the residents at Methodist Village Nursing Home in Godfrey.
The victim told police that Clara Stewart, 41, stole $6,000 from her during the course of several months.
Stewart is a certified nursing assistant who was hired by the victim and her family to provide basic home health care.
Police say Stewart has been charged with felony theft.
The investigation is ongoing.
Authorities have not released any further information.