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Warren Co. business owner charged with check fraud

Posted October 7, 2008 2:15 p.m. EDT

— Halifax County detectives arrested a Warren County business owner Tuesday and charged her with passing bad checks.

Wanda Hewlin Rudd, 44, of Hollister, is the owner and operator of Rudd Property Development Inc. in Warren County.

According to detectives, Rudd wrote worthless checks in the amounts of $36,600 and $73,200 in late 2007.

Rudd was released on $50,000 bond.