Caregiver steals thousands from 88-year-old man

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Osife was arrested after police found that he stole thousands of dollars from the man he was supposed to be taking care of.

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Police say an 88-year-old man’s caretaker stole more than $10,000 from him.

Darren Osife was arrested Wednesday after a joint investigation between APD and the FBI found that he was victimizing the elderly man.

According to APD, Osife stole several checks, forged the signature and cashed them at Albuquerque banks.

Osife was booked into MDC for fraud. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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