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Nicole Brown has court appearance

(Source: Dougherty Co. Jail) (Source: Dougherty Co. Jail)

By Cade Fowler - bio | email

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - A judge set bond Friday for Nicole Brown, the ex girlfriend of former downtown manager Don Buie.

But at her first appearance Brown expressed concern about possible harassment she could receive from Buie and others.

Brown, who was arrested this week after she was named in a 17-count indictment along with Buie,his wife Shanon and Tim Washington.

When asked by Magistrate Judge Victoria Darrisaw if she had any questions, Brown replied, "Can I make sure that if someone comes by my house that I'm not being harassed or anything?"

Judge Darrisaw: Harassed by whom?

Brown: By him, his family and friends.

Judge Darrisaw: You're saying whose friends and family

Brown: Mr. Buie

Judge Darisaw: Well he would have the same conditions as you once he's been arrested. But I can't uphold the condition until he's arrested.

Judge Darrisaw advised Brown if a problem was to arise she shoudl contact law enforcement.

Bond was set at $15,000 with the condition she sign a 4th Amendment waiver.

She posted the bond and was released.

Brown is charged with Conspiracy to defraud a political subdivision and felony theft by taking.

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