LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) - Indiana State Police have arrested a Jasper woman accused of stealing prescription medication from three homes.

According to authorities, Erica Vancleave, 38, stole the medication while she was working as a housekeeper at three homes in Jasper.

Investigators began looking into the case when one of the homeowners reported that he noticed that medication had been taken from his home on two separate occasions. Officials say both incidents occurred after Vancleave had cleaned the victim's home.

Police conducted an investigation and spoke with Vancleave. During their interrogation, officials found the stolen pills inside her purse.

Police have charged Vancleave with theft.

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