Ellsworth Woman Accused of Stealing from Patient 

An Ellsworth woman is accused of stealing thousands of dollars from a patient she worked for.

Police say Ashley Carney, 29, was a home health care provider. She reportedly used a patient’s credit card to spend more than $10,000.

Police say Carney spent the money on personal items like clothing and food.

She’s charged with theft, forgery, and misuse of identification.