Sylvester woman charged in check fraud investigation

A 37-year-old Sylvester woman turned herself in after Georgia Attorney General Sam Olens issued a warrant for her arrest, according to They report Chiquita Rivers Wilburn is charged with 13 counts of theft by taking, six counts of first degree forgery and three counts of false statements.

They report the charges stem from forged checks she cashed in 2006 valuing in total over $19,000, and that the state didn't discover the criminal activity until February 2010 when they began an investigation.

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