According to McDonough County Sheriff Rick VanBrooker -
On January 15th, the McDonough County Sheriff's Office received a report of a home care worker suspected of stealing and forging personal checks from a residence in rural Prairie City. Detectives began investigating the case and arrested Kelly Harn of Avon later that day. It was discovered that Harn have stolen and forged a total of 100 personal checks dating all the way back to September of 2014, and subsequent theft totaling over $25,000. Harn has been charged with Financial Exploitation of an Elderly Person, Theft over $500, and 100 counts of Forgery. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.