On September 07, 2012 The Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office arrested Keith Collins (23) of Hoxie on charges of forgery and theft of property. The arrest comes after a Lynn resident reported that several of his checks had been stolen and forged. Deputies took the report and started the investigation. Collins quickly became a person of interest after deputies spoke to local businesses where the checks had been written. Deputies tracked Collins down and Mirandized him before questioning. Collins told deputies that he did take the checks and forged them as well. Collins was placed under arrest and transported to the Lawrence County Jail to await a bond hearing.
For more information on the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office, visit www.lawrencecountysheriffsoffice.com .