JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — A Jackson woman has been arrested for identity theft and exploitation of a vulnerable adult.
Attorney General Jim Hood said 28-year-old Leslie Burkett turned herself into the Rankin County Sheriff’s Office Thursday. She was indicted by a grand jury for one count of fraud-identity theft and one count of exploitation of a vulnerable adult.
Her bond was set at $5,000.
If convicted of both counts, Burkett faces up to 20 years in prison.