Sheriff’s Office Makes Forgery Arrest

On May 29, 2013 the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office arrested April Baldwin ,age 41, of Strawberry on charges of forgery.
The arrest comes after the Sheriff’s Office was contacted about a possible forged social security check. Sheriff Investigators contacted the store where the check was cashed and got a positive ID of Baldwin as the person cashing the check.
The Social Security Administration was also contacted about the possible forged check and was advised that charges needed to be filed. Investigators took the information to the District Judge and a warrant was issued. After the warrant was obtained deputies located Baldwin and placed her under arrest.
Baldwin was transported to the Lawrence County Jail to await a bond hearing.