Cat In The Trunk Lady Sentenced

Stepped up the abuse from animals to the elderly. Bad trend I see here.

Quaglia, 62, was a longtime caretaker for her 82-year-old Pacific Grove victim, who also entrusted her with overseeing his rental properties.
Quaglia was on misdemeanor probation for a 2013 conviction for animal abuse. She violated her probation in the animal abuse case with the felony financial elder abuse. Quaglia was sentenced to 60 days jail in the elder abuse case for a total of 240 days custody,

Cat In The Trunk Lady Sentenced 

Elder Abuse On Top Of Animal Abuse

CVS clerk that had a cat in the car trunk.

Ilagene “Jeanie” Quaglia is accused of stealing from a 82-year-old Pacific Grove man who she cared for and managed his rental properties.

It was a neighbor and close friend who noticed money missing and alerted police earlier this year.

“A reverse mortgage, lots and lots of checks that were written out to herself by her with George’s name forged on them, and a bunch of rental money never deposited,” Kristin Houde said.

After a six month investigation, prosecutors charged Quaglia with three felony counts of elder theft, forgery, and identity theft. The neighbor believes the 61-year-old woman may have stolen more than $100,000.

“It did make me wonder from day one, how does somebody who’s a clerk at CVS, drive a BMW SUV that’s probably worth 70 grand?” Houde said.

Elder Abuse On Top Of Animal Abuse

Convicted Cat Abuser Steals From Elderly P.G. Man

No one wondered back then how the cat lady could afford to feed 50 animals. The BMW SUV raised questions though.

Ilagene “Jeanie” Quaglia is accused of stealing from a 82-year-old Pacific Grove man who she cared for and managed his rental properties.

After a six month investigation, prosecutors charged Quaglia with three felony counts of elder theft, forgery, and identity theft. The neighbor believes the 61-year-old woman may have stolen more than $100,000.

Quaglia is on probation after pleading guilty to animal cruelty charges two years ago. Humane officers found 48 dogs and cats living in filth inside her Monterey home. When they arrested her at work, she had a cat locked in the trunk of her car. The Monterey house was condemned.

Convicted Cat Abuser Steals From Elderly P.G. Man