Cape Girardeau man pleads guilty to financial exploitation of the elderly

Cape Girardeau man pleads guilty to financial exploitation of the elderly

CAPE GIRARDEAU COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - A Cape Girardeau man has pleaded guilty to multiple charges of financial exploitation of the elderly.

Keith Monia admitted to taking hundreds of thousands of dollars from four different people in Cape Girardeau County.

Investigators say that from 2007-2013, Monia convinced the victims that he was investing their money for them.

In reality, Monia had been terminated from the company, but continued to take money from the victims.

He will be sentenced in October.

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