ABERDEEN, Miss. (WTVA) - Five arrests have now been made in connection with a check scam investigation in Monroe County.
Xzavious Ford, 25, and Nichelle Hill, 29, both of Aberdeen, were arrested on Wednesday, Feb. 13, on forgery charges.
(L-R): Smith, Walker, Bell | Photo: Monroe County Sheriff's Department
Three other arrests were announced on Wednesday as well:
- Jacoby Bell
- Clinton Smith, Jr.
- Curtonio Walker
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These men are also charged with forgery.
Sheriff Cecil Cantrell said these arrests are in relation to a dozen fraudulent checks thought to have been worth approximately $90,000.
The checks were found at a package store in Aberdeen.
Cantrell said more arrests are expected.