Man allegedly forges over $10K from elderly woman
MATTOON, Ill. (WICS) —
Mattoon police arrested a man for felony theft over $10,000.
Officers arrested Stephen Bennet Thursday morning shortly after 11 a.m.
The charges allege Bennet stole several checks from an elderly woman then forged and cashed those checks throughout February and March.
Bennet was taken to the Coles County Jail.