REHOBOTH, Mass. — Police say a Rhode Island nanny has been charged with pilfering thousands of dollars from a Massachusetts home where she babysits.
Police say 22-year-old Michelle O’Kane, of Bristol, Rhode Island, was arrested on Wednesday on a charge of larceny over $250. She is free on personal recognizance.
Police say they responded to a Rehoboth (ruh-HOH’-buth) home on Tuesday for a report that $3,000 to $4,000 was stolen from a watch box in a wardrobe drawer.
Police say O’Kane went back to the home on Wednesday and tried to return the cash. Police recovered about $2,600.
WJAR-TV reports O’ Kane has been ordered to stay away from the victims. Attempts to reach her weren’t immediately successful.