A 35-year-old Rome woman is accused of stealing checks from a 74-year-old, reports stated.
According to Floyd County Jail reports:
Bridgett Nicole Duke, of 2 Fountain Square, is charged with felony exploitation of an elderly person and identity theft. Duke reportedly took the checks from the person’s checkbook, who also resides at her listed residence. She then cashed the checks for her own personal use.
She is also charged with misdemeanor theft by taking and forgery.
She remained in jail on $3,500 bond Thursday night.