Dec 6, 2013 2:28 PM by Ian Auzenne
An employee of a Jennings nursing home is charged with theft for allegedly using a patient's debit card without permission.
Samantha Fontenot is accused of making approximately $1,000 worth of purchases on the debit card. She also allegedly stole an iPad from the patient.
On Thursday, police arrested Fontenot at her home. Fontenot was booked into the parish jail on a felony theft charge.