Retirement home worker, Stephanie Benodin, accused of stealing from senior

A worker at a Port Washington retirement home is accused of trying to steal $10,000 from a senior she was supposed to help care for.

Officails say Stephanie Benodin worked at the Tuttle Center in Port Washington.

Officails say Stephanie Benodin worked at the Tuttle Center in Port Washington. (4/4/13)

PORT WASHINGTON - A worker at a Port Washington retirement home is accused of trying to steal $10,000 from a senior she was supposed to help care for.

Officials say Stephanie Benodin worked at the Tuttle Center in Port Washington.

The state attorney general says the Queens woman stole a check from an 88-year-old woman in her care.

Investigators say when Benodin tried to deposit the check, it bounced.

Benodin faces up to seven years in prison if convicted.
 

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