Martinsburg Home Healthcare Worker Accused of Stealing from Client
June 17, 2021
A Martinsburg woman is facing criminal charges after police said she stole money from an elderly man she was employed to take care of.
According to charges filed by the Altoona Police Department, Tara S. Delvin, 45, is accused of forging checks from the victim’s account for her personal use.
Police said Delvin was employed by a home healthcare agency and was assigned as a personal aid to the victim. Police said while working in the victim’s home, Delvin removed two checks from his checkbook.
Police allege that on April 9, Delvin cashed a check for $1,000 made out in the victim’s name....