Mom in trouble over faked doctor's notes

March 23, 2011

A Center Grove mother faces jail time after allegedly writing phony doctor’s notes for her son. According to the Johnson County Prosecutor's Office, Heather Spaw has been charged with a “compulsory school attendance violation,” which can carry a six-month jail sentence. Police say Spaw’s son missed 20 days of school and used 16 forged notes to explain the absences.