09/02/2014 02:00 EDT

Camrose Teen Pleads Guilty To Killing Camrose Youth Home Worker


Camrose, ALTA. — A teen who killed an Alberta youth worker has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder.

The 17-year-old boy was charged in the May 2012 with stabbing Dianne McClements at an assisted living home in Camrose.

McClements, who was 61, had worked for the agency that ran the care home southeast of Edmonton for 12 years.

The name of the youth cannot be released under the terms of the Youth Criminal Justice Act.

Teens at the home are taught life skills such as learning how to budget, cook healthy meals and clean up after themselves under the direction of trained staff.

Alberta Occupational Health and Safety was investigating McClements' death.