CrimeStoppers: July 29, 2003 - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

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CrimeStoppers: July 29, 2003

Police need your help in identifying these two individuals. They are suspected of cashing a counterfeit check for $800. (KAIT/JPD) Police need your help in identifying these two individuals. They are suspected of cashing a counterfeit check for $800. (KAIT/JPD)
Two CrimeStoppers success stories thanks to you that called in. (KAIT) Two CrimeStoppers success stories thanks to you that called in. (KAIT)
Bobby G. Emmons, wanted in this week's Warrant Watch. (KAIT) Bobby G. Emmons, wanted in this week's Warrant Watch. (KAIT)
Christopher T. Brady, wanted in this week's Warrant Watch. (KAIT) Christopher T. Brady, wanted in this week's Warrant Watch. (KAIT)

July 29, 2003

All they wanted to do was have a picnic, now they've ended up on CrimeStoppers.

Two suspects are wanted by Jonesboro police for cashing in a counterfeit check for groceries, and keeping the change: over $500 worth.

At a Jonesboro Wal-Mart on the 4th of July, the two suspects came in to the store to pick up some groceries. The only problem, they are going to cash a counterfeit check from J.C. Penny made out for just over $800.

Among the $270 worth of groceries that were purchased were ribs, baked beans, paper plates, napkins, drinks, and bug repellant.

If you know who the couple is, call CrimeStoppers, 935-STOP or toll free, 888-566-STOP.

If your tip turns into an arrest, a check could be headed your way.

We have two arrests to report this week on Warrant Watch. Earlier this month we featured Larry Truitt for his 10-warrant performance. Since his appearance on CrimeStoppers, he has been arrested.

Three weeks ago, Mark Lawrence made our beat sheet. Wipe his 6 contempt of court warrants and 2 fail to appears off the board, he has been arrested.

This week, two more warrant watchers for you keep an eye out for:

39-year-old Bobby G. Emmons is wanted on:

  • 1 fail to appear
  • 1 non-payment of fines
  • 2 contempt of court warrants.

Christopher T. Brady is wanted for:

  • 1 3rd-degree escape warrant
  • 1 fail to appear warrant
  • 1 contempt of court warrant out of Trumann.

If you know where police can get a hold of Bobby Emmons or Christopher Brady, call CrimeStoppers at 935-STOP. You will remain anonymous and if your tip helps make an arrest, you could receive a cash reward.

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