Carmelita Pasamba

Carmelita Pasamba (left), her husband Edgardo Pasamba (center) and her sister Jocelyn Varga Baker (right) are accused of stealing $350,000 from an elderly dementia patient for whom Carmelita Pasamba was working as an in-home caregiver. (Credit: Cook County State's Attorney)

Caregiver, Husband, Sister Charged With Bilking Dementia Patient Out Of $350K

A 94-year-old retired city engineer diagnosed with dementia was bilked out of $350,000 by a nursing assistant who rehabbed her home, gave money to family members, and bought herself a Mercedes-Benz with his money, according to prosecutors.


Marshall Davies' savings were allegedly drained by  his former caretaker, Carmelita Pasamba (right). (CBS)

2 Investigators: Caretaker Drains Elderly Man’s Savings Of More Than $500,000

The Cook County Public Guardians Office plans to sue the former caretaker of an elderly man for allegedly siphoning his savings of more than $500,000. 2 Investigator Pam Zekman reports.