Queens woman accused of stealing $12K from home for disabled

A Queens woman has been accused of stealing $12,000 from two group homes for the developmentally disabled.Officials say Denessa Yearwood stole the money over a

WOODBURY - A Queens woman has been accused of stealing $12,000 from two group homes for the developmentally disabled.

Officials say Denessa Yearwood stole the money over a 10-year period from homes in Lynbrook and East Rockaway.

The homes provide services for more than 3,000 disabled children and adults.

If convicted, Yearwood faces up to seven years in prison.

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