Johnny McKinnely Hudgins, 51 of Silver Creek, was arrested over the weekend after he allegedly found a lost wallet, which belonged to his neighbor, and then proceeded to use bank cards to make six transactions.
Reports said five of the six attempted transactions were successful.
Reports added that transactions included: CVS on Maple Ave for $9.08, Arks Liquor on Shorter Avenue for $48, Dragon Fuel on Park Ave for $34.59, Wal-Mart on Cartersville Highway for $93.02, Church’s Chicken on Shorter Avenue for $36.37 and a failed attempt at the EZ Stop on Rockmart Road for $73.61.
The transactions occurred between May 6 and May 7 of this year.
Hudgins is charged with two counts of financial transaction card fraud and two counts of theft by taking.