Lufkin man says a woman stole checks from elderly mother

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - A man filed a report with Lufkin police after discovering someone had stolen checks from his elderly mother.

According to the police report, the son took over his mother's finances when she became ill and entered a nursing home.  He discovered several checks written out to a woman who had befriended his mother.

Police say the victim did not give her friend the checks, and had not given her permission to take the money.

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