Posted by Debra Worley - email
ONSLOW COUNTY, NC (WECT) – The Onslow County Sheriff's Office has arrested a woman accused of stealing over $10,000 from a disabled war veteran.
According to authorities, Leilani Lally of Jacksonville responded to an advertisement the victim had placed for a personal care assistant.
Officials believe Lally forged the victim's check and opened a credit account in his name without him knowing.
Lally was charged with 19 counts of obtaining property by false pretense.