Businesswoman arrested on insurance fraud

August 4, 2008 3:01:51 PM PDT
Clients of an Apex businesswoman arrested on insurance fraud are being advised to check their policies.Mary Grantham Hicks, 58, was arrested and charged Monday by Department of Insurance investigators. She is also known as Mary Linda Hicks.

Hicks is the owner of Swift Creek Insurance and Realty off Highway 401 in Raleigh.

Investigators say Hicks took money from a client, but never sent the policy to the insurance company.