FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) — A former police officer faced a Broward judge Friday on charges of fraud.READ MORE: 3 Million Pounds Of Dead Fish Cleaned Up Off Pinellas County In Red Tide Fish Kill
Cheryl Ann Woods, 37, was arrested on Wednesday and charged with fraud/money laundering, racketeering, grand theft and securities transactions violations.
Woods, a former officer in South Carolina, is accused of targeting elderly people telling them she was selling precious metals then asking the victims to pay her.READ MORE: ‘This Is Our Fight’: From Miami To Hialeah, Crowds Gather To Support Cuba
She was on probation from a previous incident.
While there were no alleged victims in South Florida, one of her alleged victims was in Orlando.
Her bond is set at $122,500.MORE NEWS: 4 Miami Beach Police Officers Relieved Of Duty Over Use Of Force Following Arrest
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