On Thursday, February 16, 2017, members of the Alexander County Sheriff’s Office arrested Sandra Kelley, age 66 of Taylorsville.
She was arrested and charged with 10 counts of Felony Receiving Stolen Goods/Property. Her arrest stemmed from an investigation by the Alexander County Sheriff’s Office in reference to stolen vehicles delivered to her residence from out of state.
The vehicles were purchased on a fraudulent credit card, along with furniture, motors, and various electronics. The value on these stolen items is approximately $57,000. The stolen items were shipped to Kelley’s address from across the country, where she would then re-ship the items to countries overseas. All stolen items were obtained by various attempts of identity theft.
Kelley was also arrested in September 2016 for similar crimes. Investigators executed a search warrant at Kelley’s residence.
She was given a $100,000 secured bond and a first appearance February 20 in Alexander County District Court on the new charges.