Message From The Sheriff
MESSAGE FROM SHERIFF
JIMMY HARRIS  ( read )
Phone:
EMERGENCY: 911
24 Hours:
256-845-3801
Crime Tip:
256-845-3801
Address:
2801 Jordan Road SW
Fort Payne, AL 35968
Administrative Office:
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday
8:00am - 3:45pm
05/06/2014

Counterfeit Checks Going Around

MEDIA RELEASE

 

For Immediate Release   

May 6, 2014  

 

Counterfeit Checks Going Around

 

Sheriff Jimmy Harris states as follows:

             

                Sheriff Jimmy Harris states that in mid-April it was reported to DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office received a complaint about forged checks being disbursed to local business. These checks are written on Wachovia Bank checks in the form of a payroll check from various businesses and schools throughout DeKalb, Jackson, and Marshall Counties. The checks are all counterfeit made to different individuals. This is an ongoing investigation and anyone that may have information or have received any of these checks are urged to notify the Sheriff’s Office at 256-845-3801.