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Del. Woman's Caretaker Charged with Exploitation

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WILMINGTON, Del. (AP)- A Wilmington woman has been arrested on a charge of exploiting a physically disabled 70-year-old woman who had hired her.

New Castle County Police say a family member of the 70-year-old called police Monday to report that the woman's caretaker had been stealing from her. Police say the caretaker, identified as 29-year-old Chudilya Williams, used the 70-year-old's debit card at various stores and restaurants, and used it for ATM withdrawals totaling more than $1,300.

Police say the 70-year-old Wilmington woman is unable to walk and had hired Williams to help her with daily activities.

Williams was arrested on a charge of financial exploitation of an infirm adult.

It's unclear whether she has an attorney.

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