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Billings man pleads guilty to stealing from elderly woman at assisted living center


BILLINGS, Montana — A 44-year-old Billings man has acknowledged stealing nearly $16,000 from an elderly woman who lived at the senior living center where he worked.

The Billings Gazette reports ( ) Todd Michael Garlock pleaded guilty on Friday to exploitation of an older person and deceptive practices. Both charges are felonies. Sentencing is set for Sept. 21.

Prosecutors said while Garlock worked at River Ridge Assisted Living he obtained a 79-year-old's debit card and PIN number to purchase her medications. He spent $446 on medication and made nearly $15,900 in unauthorized purchases.

Information from: The Billings Gazette,

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