A Quincy man was arrested on Thursday and is accused of financially exploiting an elderly resident of a local nursing home.

Quincy Police were notified of a nursing home resident that was possibly being financially exploited. Following an investigation, 46-year-old Michael Hawk was taken into custody. Hawk allegedly misused several thousand dollars of a family member's money.

Hawk was lodged in the Adams County Jail pending a court appearance.

Quincy Police Department