Tift woman arrested for bad checks in Sylvester

Tift woman arrested for bad checks in Sylvester

SYLVESTER, GA (WALB) - The Sylvester Police Department was called to investigate fraudulent checks that were passed at the Piggly Wiggly grocery store, on Monday.

That evening, an arrest was made in the case.

About 6:00, detectives saw Minnie Theresa Grubbs, 46, driving out of the parking lot of the Franklin Street store.

They and Worth County deputies stopped her truck, and arrested her.

Officers confiscated 14 checks in Grubbs' possession.

She was charged with five counts of Forgery in the fourth degree and five counts of Deposit Account Fraud, and taken to the Turner County jail.

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