Assisted living facility aide in Hanover County arrested for grand larceny

HANOVER, Va. (AP/WRIC) – An aide worker at a Hanover home health care agency has been arrested and charged with four counts of grand larceny.

According to a release from the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office, 29-year-old Tyra Latrice Smith of Richmond is facing charges stemming from thefts reported to the sheriff’s office in May, July and August of this year.

Hanover County police say Smith is charged with stealing from the home of an elderly person she was assisting. Police also say Smith was employed at an assisted living facility where additional thefts were reported in July and August.

Anyone with further information about these, or any other incidents, is asked to contact the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office at (804) 365-6140 or the Metro Richmond Crime Stoppers at (804) 7801000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637 (CRIMES), using the keyword “iTip” followed by their tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.

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