A husband and wife were arrested by Jones County investigators for forging an elderly woman’s checks.
The couple also made several purchases with the victim’s debit card.
Elizabeth Myrick, 38, and Shan Myrick, 36, were arrested Oct. 7.
Sheriff Alex Hodge said Elizabeth Myrick was hired as a caretaker for a 77-year-old woman, and she later charged purchases of more than $1,300 with about $700 charged at Coast casinos.
Elizabeth Myrick faces charges of forgery and exploitation of a vulnerable adult. Shan Myrick faces charges of exploitation of a vulnerable adult.
The couple remains jailed in the Jones County Adult Detention Facility.
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Couple Charged For Exploiting Elderly Woman