Sunday, August 16, 2015

Floyd County scam

A woman faces charges after police say she scammed customers at a free phone booth in Floyd County.

Authorities arrested Susan Ward in downtown Martin Friday.

Police report they received multiple complaints of Ward promising customers a phone upgrade in exchange for cash, then not delivering the goods.

Authorities say Ward used multiple last names including Bentley and Slone.

Ward has been charged with theft by deception.

Police say anyone who may have been a victim or has any information on this case should contact the Martin Police Department at 606-285-3062.