Man arrested for forgery, under investigation in Jonesboro

Lance Calvin White (Source: Forrest City Police Department)
Lance Calvin White (Source: Forrest City Police Department)

FORREST CITY, AR (KAIT)-  A Forrest City man charged with forgery is under investigation in Jonesboro.

According to Forrest City Police, Lance Calvin White was arrested New Year's Eve for passing counterfeit checks.  Investigators say White passed the checks under the name "Aedie Farr".  One check for $726 was passed at Northeast Arkansas Federal Credit Union in Forrest City, police say.

Police also state White is under investigation for more phony checks being passed in Jonesboro.

White is charged with Forgery in the 2nd Degree.  In addition police say White has misdemeanor warrants out of Cross County.

Arraignment for White is scheduled for Wednesday, January 4th in St. Francis County District Court.

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