Phelps woman stole tens of thousands from senior living facility

A Phelps woman is facing a number of charges after stealing tens of thousands of dollars from a senior living complex in Penn Yan.

Amy MacKerchar, 41, is accused of taking money from Saint Mark’s Terrace. An investigation was launched in October 2018.

Officials with he facility say MacKerchar was fired a month after the investigation began.

She’s been charged on an array of felony counts including second-degree grand larceny.

It’s unclear how much was stolen, but the qualification for second-degree grand larceny is $50,000.