A housekeeper who admitted stealing $ 50,000 in cash from an elderly client pleaded guilty in front of Judge Kenneth Case of Erie County Court Tuesday for a grand third degree theft, according to the Erie County District Attorney.

Prosecutors said the crime was committed between March 8 and March 12, 2020, when Gregory E. Dread, 25, of Buffalo was working for the client in Akron. A friend of the victim noticed that prosecutors said there was money missing from a safe in the victim’s home.

Dread faces up to seven years in prison if convicted on November 22nd. According to prosecutors, Dread signed a confession to pay full compensation to the victim. He was released at his own discretion.