Mantachie woman accused of taking advantage of vulnerable person

Patty Ann Prestage was arrested last week.

Posted: Oct 29, 2018 11:05 AM
Updated: Oct 29, 2018 7:47 PM

FULTON, Miss. (WTVA) - A Mantachie woman is accused of benefiting off a vulnerable person in Itawamba County.

Patty Ann Prestage, 59, was arrested on October 25 and charged with the abuse or neglect of a vulnerable person.

Patty Prestage | Photo: Itawamba County Jail

Investigator Jason Dickinson with the Itawamba County Sheriff’s Department says Prestage is accused of taking the victim’s cancer pain medicine for herself, along with selling pain medicine for personal gain.

She is accused of taking the victim to cash loan companies in order to get loans in the victim’s name for her benefit.

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