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Seal Beach caregiver steals over $287K from elderly man

Seal Beach Police arrested a woman for allegedly stealing over $287,000 from an elderly man while working as a caregiver.

May 20, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
Seal Beach Police arrested a Norwalk woman for allegedly stealing over $287,000 from an elderly man while working as a caregiver in a retirement community.

Marisa Robles, 31, worked for the 81-year-old victim at the retirement community Leisure World in Seal Beach since 2007. She is accused of writing checks to herself from the victim's personal bank accounts without his consent.

Robles has been charged with 90 criminal counts, including forgery, grand theft and elder abuse.