|Mix-up resulted in wrongful arrest of Louisiana mother, investigator reports|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
When the Clay County Sheriff’s Office transferred a grand theft case from one section of the department to another, key details of the suspect they were seeking were replaced with information for a Louisiana mother of two who they then wrongly arrested twice on two separate charges, according to investigative notes from the Public Defender’s Office.
Ashley Nicole Chiasson spent a total of five weeks in the Clay County jail after she was arrested on a charge of grand theft in January and again four months later on a charge of writing bad checks.
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