Portia woman arrested for theft, forgery

Natasha Fain (Source: Lawrence County Sheriff's Office)
Natasha Fain (Source: Lawrence County Sheriff's Office)

PORTIA, AR (KAIT) –A Lawrence County woman was arrested following an investigation into the theftof checkbook belonging to a man from Craighead County.

According to theLawrence County Sheriff Jody Dotson, Natasha Fain of Portia was arrest on andcharged with theft and forgery.

A Jonesboro manreported to the sheriff's office his checkbook had been stolen in Portia. Thesheriff states at least six checks had been forged for over $700.

An investigationinto the incident led deputies to Fain.

Bond was set Mondayat $1,500 and she is expected to appear in court again on June 26.

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