RANDY E. WOODS, d/o/b 7-04-1965, of Powersite, Missouri, was sentenced to three (3) years in the Missouri Department of Corrections on Thursday, July 23, 2015, for two (2) class C felonies of passing a bad check. Taney County Circuit Court Judge Laura Johnson sentenced Woods to two (2) concurrent three (3) year terms in prison, pursuant to a plea agreement between Woods and the Taney County Prosecutor’s Office.

In July and August of 2014, Woods passed a check to a local merchant and a check to an individual on a closed bank account, in sums totaling over $1,500.00. Woods was ordered to pay restitution to the victims as a condition of his release – in the event he is granted parole from the Missouri Department of Corrections.