A lady was arrested in Council Bluff on the suspicion of 30 counts of forgery, nine counts of falsifying public documents and for interference with official acts. She was found with 30 counterfeit checks and nine fake IDs. The lady was arrested after trying to buy $170 worth of merchandise using a fake check and falsified information.
This was not her first offense. Hockabout pleaded guilty in 2010 to forgery and a probation violation. In July 2013, she was arrested for second-degree theft and drug possession. Recently, she was arrested in March on seven counts of forgery and two counts of falsifying public documents and ongoing criminal conduct. She also has warrants out in Nebraska for fraud, identity theft, and other forgery-related crimes.
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