Woman Sentenced for Forging Paychecks in Dubuque
DUBUQUE, Iowa - A Clinton woman will spend 90 days in jail for organizing a payroll scheme and defrauding 2 Dubuque businesses.
The Dubuque Telegraph Herald reports 42-year-old Geraldine Hayward pleaded guilty to felony forgery and 3rd degree theft. Hayward previously lived in Maquoketa.
Iowa Department of Criminal Investigation agents say she forged paychecks that several people attempted to cash at Diamond Jo and Hy-Vee in April.