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Police: Man stole computer to forge checks, prescriptions

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MOUNTAIN HOME, AR (KAIT) -

A Region 8 man accused of theft and forgery is in custody.

The Mountain Home Police Department posted on its Facebook page investigators had arrested David Lewis Jr. in Flippin.

The 32-year-old Midway man created several checks with a laptop computer and printer.

He then cashed the checks at six businesses, according to police. He also created a false prescription in the name of another person.

Police say the computer used to make the checks and prescription is stolen from another business.

Lewis is in jail on a $100,000 bond.

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