FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) — A former police officer faced a Broward judge Friday on charges of fraud.READ MORE: Miami Police Need Help Finding Missing Teen Mahogany Porter
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: Kendall Neighborhood Fights Back Against Planned Development On Norman Brothers Produce Property
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: Report: 25 AR-15 Rifles Missing From Miami Police Department's Inventory
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