On October 28, 2019, at 12:20 p.m. Bibb County Sheriff’s Office Investigators arrested a mother and son for stealing more than three million dollars from Mid-GA Sales Company, 4100 San Carlos Drive.
Investigators were contacted on June 26, 2019, about missing money from the Mid-GA Sales bank account. During the investigation, it was determined that between the years of 2009 and 2019 approximately three point six million dollars was taken. Investigators were able to track the money to two subjects, 72-year-old Eva Rebecca Wells and her son 44-year-old Billy Lee Wells.
Billy Wells was taken into custody and transported to the Bibb County Jail and charged with eleven counts of Theft by Taking (Fiduciary Theft) Felony. He is being held without bond at this time.
Eva Wells was taken into custody and transported to the Bibb County Jail and charged with ten counts of Theft by Taking (Fiduciary Theft) Felony. She is being held without bond at this time.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the Bibb Sheriff’s Office at 478-751 -7500 or Macon Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.