Filipino Nursing Assistant in US Arrested for Alleged Card Fraud

A Filipino working in Southern California as nursing assistant has been arrested for allegedly stealing funds from his former patient.

Maui Berganio, 29, was nabbed by authorities for allegedly obtaining and using his elderly patient’s debit card without her knowledge. Berganio reportedly used the card for online purchases and it’s believd that the suspect may have taken over $40,000 from the victim who is now deceased.

According to Glendora Police, Berganio admitted he has fraudulently obtained the accounts of at least two elderly victims.

Authorities say Berganio has worked at multiple facilities and are verifying if the suspect may have done similar violations.

Photo credit: ABS-CBN News
Photo credit: ABS-CBN News
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