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Senior Living Center Housekeeper Arrested on Theft Charges

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Reno police officers have arrested a woman they say she stole cash and other items from residents at a senior living center.

The alleged thefts happened from 2012 until August 1, 2014 at the Emeritus Senior Living Center in North Reno.

During a follow-up investigation on Tuesday, police say they learned one of the facility's housekeepers was possibly a suspect.

When detectives spoke with 52-year-old Sherry Sjostrom, they say she admitted to the alleged crimes.

Sjostrom was arrested and booked into the Washoe County Jail on two charges of burglary and grand larceny with both charges having elderly enhancements.

If you have any information on this case, you're asked to call Secret Witness at 322-4900 or text your tip to 847411 or go online to www.secretwitness.com. Your information will remain anonymous and you could be eligible for a reward.

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