Fowler woman facing financial exploitation charge makes plea

Lori Hogan, 40

A Fowler, Illinois woman arrested after police she she misused money belonging to an elderly person has now pleaded not guilty.

Lori Hogan, 40, faces a charge of financial exploitation of the elderly.

Police say she improperly used more that $5,000 belonging to an elderly person.

The Quincy Police Department began an investigation in April after being alerted to possible misuse of funds of a nursing home resident.

Hogan's trial is set for October 14.