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Possibly forged checks found at Region 8 school

LAWRENCE COUNTY, AR (KAIT)- The Lawrence County Sheriff's Office is investigating a possible forgery case after Sloan-Hendrix School officials informed them.

Officials with the school told officers they had found four checks that had been forged.  Those checks, officials say, were cashed at the Citizens Bank in Batesville on February 24th and 25th.

Two of the checks, with known amounts, were made out to two people with Memphis addresses.  One of those checks was made out to Melvin Malone for $4,986.20. While the other was made out to Terry L. Smith for $3,862.90. 

School officials told the Lawrence County Sheriff's Office that neither of the checks had been used.

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