Cops: Former nursing home employee stole from residents

Authorities say a woman is accused of stealing jewelry from nursing home residents so she could buy drugs.

Cops: Former nursing home employee stole from residents

Cops: Former nursing home employee stole from residents

CENTER MORICHES - Authorities say a woman is accused of stealing jewelry from nursing home residents so she could buy drugs.

Ashley Cancemi, 24, of Shirley, is a former employee of Cedar Lodge Nursing Home in Center Moriches.

According to police, in July Cancemi stole jewelry from residents and pawned the items to support her drug habit.

Cancemi is now charged with possession of drugs and stolen property.  

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