Woman wanted on fraud charges arrested in Mount Hope


A traffic stop on Saturday lead to the arrest of a woman wanted on fraud charges out of Virginia.

According to the Fayette County Sheriff’s Department, a deputy was conducting traffic enforcement in the Mount Hope area. During a traffic stop on Broad Street, the deputy discovered that a female passenger was wanted on felony fraud charges from Fredricksburg, Virginia.

Sarah Elizabeth Hutchins has been wanted for over three years for the fraud charges, and has been living in Beckley for some time since the warrants were issued. 

Hutchins was arrested on Fugitive from Justice Warrants filed by the deputy, and was transported to the Southern Regional Jail where she will wait for extradition.

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