Sixth arrest made for Monroe County check scam

Dangelio Montez Harris | Photo: Monroe County Sheriff's Department

A Columbus man marks the sixth forgery arrest made in Monroe County.

Posted: Feb. 14, 2019 6:36 PM
Updated: Feb. 15, 2019 9:24 AM

ABERDEEN, Miss. (WTVA) - A Columbus man marks the sixth forgery arrest made in Monroe County.

Dangelio Harris, 42, was booked into the county jail Thursday, Feb. 14. 

Like the other five suspects, he's also charged with forgery.

RELATED: Five suspects arrested for forgery 

Sheriff Cecil Cantrell said these arrests are in relation to a dozen fraudulent checks thought to have been worth approximately $90,000.

He hopes to make several more arrests in this ongoing investigation. He hopes to discover the mastermind behind the scheme.

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