DOJ: Oshkosh man convicted of elder abuse after stealing $426k from victim

OSHKOSH, Wis. (WKBT) — An Oshkosh man has been convicted of eight felonies after he stole $426,000 dollars from a 92-year-old victim, the Wisconsin DOJ says.

According to the criminal complaint, 64-year-old Terry Culver acted as power of attorney for a resident of a nursing home. Culver removed over $426,000 from the victim’s bank account and spent it on home improvements and vehicles and at bars, restaurants, and casinos as far off as Las Vegas, Nevada.

Culver also filed fraudulent tax returns with the IRS for 5 years, the DOJ said.

Sentencing is scheduled for January 4.