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Jonesborough woman accused of depositing $3,500 fake check

Staff Report • Oct 11, 2013 at 5:35 PM

Johnson City police Thursday arrested a Jonesborough woman on a charge that she deposited a fake $3,5000 check.

Arielle R. Wiley, 412 Bowman Avenue, Jonesborough, was charged with criminal simulation.

Police said she went to First Bank & Trust, 1185 N. State of Franklin Road, and deposited a counterfeit check made payable to her for $3,500. The check was returned by the maker advising it was fraudulent.

Wiley was jailed in the Washington County Detention Center on $10,000 bond and arraigned Friday in Sessions Court.