T-burg woman arrested for writing bad checks

Seneca County Sheriff Jack Stenberg reports Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Laura B. Watkins age 26 of 4380 West Seneca Rd. # 59 Trumansburg, NY 14886 on a warrant issued out of the Town of Waterloo Court charging her with Scheme to Defraud in the first degree. The charge stems from multiple incidents in which Watkins allegedly patronized area businesses and bought merchandise from them paying with checks from a closed checking account. Watkins was remanded to the Seneca County Correctional Facility in lieu of $5,000.00 cash or $10,000.00 secured bond. Watkins is scheduled to re-appear in the court on May 13th 2008 at 1:00pm to answer the charge.

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