April 17, 2021 – A former homecare worker who defrauded two clients of nearly $7,000 over a three-month period has been given a suspended sentence and one-year probation. Candice Ann Gale, 37, of Peppett Street in North Sydney was sentenced on a single count of fraud that occurred between October and December 2016.
Gale was hired to tend to the needs of an elderly woman by the woman’s daughter-in-law. According to an agreed statement of facts, Gale removed a number of cheques from a bedroom dresser during the three months she worked in the private residence. Journal Pioneer reports. | READ MORE