Midland Man Arrested For Trying to Cash Checks Stolen From His Grandma

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - Mother's Day is this weekend so you'd think everyone is trying to be nice to their moms and grandmothers.

Well 20-year-old Oliver Brooks of Midland was arrested for trying to cash checks he stole from his grandma.

After brooks tried for a third time to cash a stolen check in the drive-through at Midland Community Bank, the employee asked him to come inside to retrieve his money.

When he walked inside, he was met by officers and arrested.

He admitted to stealing the checks and the passing them to three different Midland Community Bank locations.

He's charged with forgery and defrauding the elderly.