Glencoe woman arrested for using stolen credit cards

Katherine Brooke Mitchell (photo source Etowah County Sheriff's Department)
Katherine Brooke Mitchell (photo source Etowah County Sheriff's Department)

GADSDEN, AL (WBRC) - A Glencoe woman has been arrested for stealing and using a check book and two credit cards.

Etowah County Sheriff Todd Entrekin, in a statement to FOX6 News, said Katherine Brooke Mitchell, 26, of Glencoe, has been arrested and charged with possession of a forged instrument and fraudulent use of a credit/debit card.

"Mitchell is charged with 32 counts of second degree possession of a forged instrument and two counts of fraudulent use of a credit/debit card, which is a Class C felony," said Investigator Fred Lasseter.  

Entrekin said Mitchell stole a check book and two credit cards, cashed more than $6,000 of forged checks and charged more than $1,000 to two credit cards.

Mitchell was being held Thursday in the Etowah County Detention Center.