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Florida woman charged with stealing thousands from Towanda senior


TOWANDA, P.A. (WETM) – Sandy Pendergrass-Russell, 67, of Port Richie, Florida has been charged with stealing approximately $35,000 from a 73-year-old Towanda woman.

According to Pennsylvania State Police, Pendergrass-Russell confessed to misusing the victim’s checking account, investment account, and personal credit card while serving as the victim’s Power of Attorney.

The thefts occurred over the course of a year and charges are pending in Bradford County.

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