DRY RIDGE, KY (FOX19) - The Kentucky State Police have arrested two people for stealing from an elderly woman while acting as her guardian.
An investigation started when relatives of an elderly woman living at a local nursing home made a complaint to police. Police determined that the two men acting as the elderly female's guardian, over a 2 ½ year span of time, spent approximately $55,000 of her money.
Eric G. Carpenter, 41, and Raymond D. Hudson, 41, both of Lexington, were both arrested and charged with Knowingly Exploiting an Adult Resulting in a Financial Loss.
Anyone with information concerning this case and any other individuals these two subjects may have cared for please contact Detective Scott Lengle at (859) 428-1212.