Psychic arrested after telling police officer that his wife was having an affairBy Mason White 11:36 AM August 3, 2014
|Helen Welch being placed into police cruiser|
By: Hydar Tomar
(Scroll down for video) A psychic was put out of business after telling a police officer that his wife was having an affair, police in Nevada said.
The psychic of Minden was arrested on charges of fraud.
The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office said that 64-year-old Helen Welch, was arrested on Wednesday afternoon, on a felony charge of attempting to obtain money fraudulently.
The suspect’s shop was called Welch’s Little Psychic Shop. It was located at 1578 U.S. 395. An undercover investigation was launched after police received numerous complaints from her customers.
The sheriff’s office asks anyone who feels that they have been a victim of Welch to call 775-782-9905.
Before arresting Welch, an undercover police officer was told that his wife was having an affair and she could fix the problem for a $700 fee.
The officer gave her the $700 and he received three roses and a plastic bag.