Three indicted for exploiting elderly person

Published 9:06 pm Wednesday, July 12, 2017

JACKSON (AP) — A Grenada County Grand Jury has indicted three Holcomb residents for exploiting a vulnerable person.

Attorney General Jim Hood says 35-year-old Lucas Harbin, 32-year-old Elnora Nason and 24-year-old Derrick Hall are each accused of taking more than $250 from the account of an 86-year-old resident of the Golden Living Center in Grenada.

Hood’s office said Wednesday that the case is set for trial on July 24.

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If convicted, each defendant faces up to 10 years in prison and a maximum fine of $10,000.

The three defendants turned themselves in at the Grenada County Jail with a bond set at $5,000.