Woman charged for stealing from handicapped individual

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FAYETTE COUNTY, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- A woman from Maynard faces a theft charge after authorities said she stole from a disabled person under her care.

Fayette County sheriff's deputies arrested 54-year-old Janell Bergman Wednesday.

The sheriff's office said it received a report that Bergman was stealing from a home near the town of Hawkeye.

Bergman worked for Quality Choices in Oelwein and was in the home to care for a handicapped individual who lives there.