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Caregiver accused of stealing from 98-year-old patient

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Priscilla Jenkins (Source: Beaufort Co. Sheriff's Office) Priscilla Jenkins (Source: Beaufort Co. Sheriff's Office)
PORT ROYAL, SC (WTOC) -

A caregiver has been arrested for stealing from her 98-year-old patient.

Police in Beaufort say Priscilla Jenkins, 49, of St. Helena Island, stole more than $2,000 from the woman she was caring for at a home on Johnny Morrall Circle.

Jenkins has been charged with breach of trust with fraudulent intent and elder abuse. She has posted bail on the fraud charge but is being held for prosecution on the neglect charge in lieu of a $50,000 bond.

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