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Police: Power of attorney stole thousands from Bradford County woman

A Florida woman stole more than $30,000 from a Bradford County woman.
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TOWANDA, Pa. — A woman used her power of attorney over another woman to steal more than $35,000 in Bradford County.

According to state police, 67-year-old San Pendergrass-Russel from Florida had power of attorney over 73-year-old Suzanne Sullivan of Towanda.

During that time, Pendergrass-Russel allegedly confessed to stealing about $35,000 from Sullivan.

The thefts happened over the course of a year and included stealing from Sullivan's checking account, investment account, and her credit card.