by Shannon Cay
MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. – A woman from Mountain Home is arrested this week for allegedly stealing medication from an elderly lady she was caring for.
The Baxter County Sheriff’s Office says they got a report that several hydrocodone pills had turned up missing over the last few weeks. Later the victim’s son reported he installed security cameras and had footage of 60 -year-old Wanda Irby, his mother’s nurse’s aid, stealing the medication.
During an investigations with police, authorities say Irby admitted to stealing the pills on two occasions, so she was arrested and is now awaiting a formal charges.
She post her bond of 7-thousand 5-hundred dollars on Wednesday.