Hawthorne Woman Arrested In Elder Abuse Case

Monica Krebs is suspected of abusing a resident of Seaside Terrace Retirement Community In Fountain Valley. Amy Johnson reports.

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- A woman who worked at an Orange County retirement community has been arrested for elder abuse on one of the residents suffering from dementia. 48-year-old Monica Krebs was taken into custody Wednesday. Fountain Valley Police say, she accessed a 79-year-old woman's bank account. The victim suffers from severe dementia.

Investigators say, Krebs also charged $2,000 worth of items in just two weeks back in 2019. She worked at Seaside Terrace Retirement Community in Fountain Valley. At the time, anyone who might be a victim is urged to contact Fountain Valley Police.