Chicago man arrested, accused of Financial Exploitation of Elderly at IL Vets Home
On October 5th, Illinois Veterans Home administration notified the Quincy Police Department that they had a resident that believed his Power of Attorney was possibly misusing his funds.
An investigation was conducted and found that several thousand dollars were possibly misused.
An arrest warrant was issued for John P. Cleary of Chicago and he was taken into custody in Chicago on November 7th.
Cleary is currently lodged in the Cook County Jail awaiting extradition to Adams County.