Attorney General Jim Hood announced the arraignment of a woman indicted for workers compensation and wire fraud.
49-year-old Tammie Conner, of Clarksdale, appeared before Coahoma Circuit Court Judge Charles Webster Tuesday morning on a two-count indictment charging her with workers' compensation fraud and wire fraud.
Conner is accused of staging a fall and then filing an insurance claim as a result of the fall.
Judge Webster set Conner’s bond at $2,500.
If convicted, she faces up to three years in prison on the workers' compensation fraud charge and up to five years on the wire fraud charge, in addition to a maximum of $15,000 in fines.