BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Louisiana Department of Revenue says a New Orleans woman has been arrested for alleged tax fraud.
The agency said in a news release Monday Charnell R. Haymond is the 18th person arrested under a joint anti-fraud initiative of the Department of Revenue and the Louisiana Office of the Attorney General.
Haymond is accused of filing false state individual income tax returns and collecting $22,208 in fraudulent refunds. She faces five felony charges of theft, identity theft, computer fraud, monetary instrument abuse, and injuring public records.
It was unclear whether Haymond has an attorney.