The employee, who works at the Mississauga Hospital, allegedly stole elderly patients’ credit cards and their personal information while using the funds for her personal gain, according to Peel Regional Police.
A 40-year-old Mississauga resident was arrested after an investigation and faces fraud-related charges.
The fraud had been taking place since February, investigators say. They believe there are more victims and are asking anyone who may have been victimized or those with information to call Peel police’s fraud bureau at 905-453-2121 ext. 3335.
Anonymous tips can also be left with Peel Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), or through their website,www.peelcrimestoppers.ca., or by sending a text message to CRIMES (274637) with the word "PEEL” and then your tip.