Kelsey Nicole Akins, 26 of Lindale, was jailed in Rome this week after reports said she stole a 2002 Chevrolet Impala and then sold it for scrap metal.

Atkins allegedly forged a bill of sale for the car before receiving $200 for scrapping it.

The theft allegedly occurred back on December 19, 2023.

The car was valued at $3,000.

Atkins is charged with first degree forgery and theft by taking.