The police arrested Mellie Jeannette Lee, AKA as Mellie Stanley on TLC’s “Gypsy Sisters” and her ex-husband George Lee Jr on a slew of charges including criminal possession of a forged instrument, theft by deception and unlawful access to a computer.
This all happened back in October of 2o17.
The pair were accused of using fake coupons at Toys “R” Us and Babies “R” Us to commit $18,075 in fraudulent purchases, according to their arrest citations. They used the fake coupons to purchase Visa prepaid gift cards, according to court documents.
The investigation showed the pair traveled to numerous locations during their buying spree in several states.
Each are currently behind bars with a $5,000 bond. If they are bonded out, they will have to wear ankle monitors. Stay tuned as we will post an update when it’s available.
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