York County caregiver convicted of killing patient


YORK COUNTY, S.C. - A York County, S.C. caregiver will spend life in prison without parole for killing her 82-year-old patient.

Jurors convicted Braquette Walton on Thursday night. She was charged with smothering Pauline Cook in 2011 at an assisted living center.

Police believe Walton was stealing from Cook and tried to cover it up.