Underwood Arraigned, Bond Set at $75,000


CADIZ – Laura L. Underwood, 42, of Lessville Road was arraigned Friday afternoon in Harrison County Court.Underwood is accused of stealing nearly $13,000 as a caregiver via stolen and forged checks that amounted to 28, according to the Harrison County Sheriff’s Office.

Bond was set at $75,000 by Judge, Mark Beetham at the request of Assistant Prosecutor, Lauren Knight. Underwood became upset when Beetham granted Knight’s request as she argued that she was not a flight risk as she attempted to obtain release on her own recognizance.

Underwood is due back in court within nine days.


  1. This woman went to prison for doing same thing from her elderly mother and did it again to her mother in Marion county and was charged again but only put on probation before her mother died and now this poor woman. She should have the book thrown at her

  2. She served time for doing the same thing to her elderly mother before she died and now this they should put her away for a long time


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