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Shopping spree sends one to jail

Revised on: 06.22.2018 at 11:50 a.m.

Posted on: 06.22.2018 at 03:49 p.m.

A $1,900 shopping spree in January resulted in the customer going to jail last week.

Lean Sondra Hooks, 33, was charged with obtaining property by false pretenses after allegedly using a Belk charge card to purchase $1,903 in merchandise Jan. 4. Hooks listed her address as 6000 Cherry Grove Rd., Cerro Gordo. She was released on bond.

Hooks is alleged to have added her name to Cynthia Brown’s Belk card without permission, and used to card to purchase a number of items.

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