MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - A Murray man is accused of cashing fraudulent checks.
In May, McCracken County Sheriff’s Department detectives began investigating fraudulent checks being cashed at Easy Money Express in Paducah.
Christopher James Walls, 24, of Murray went to Easy Money Express located on Park Avenue on May 7, 2013 and presented a check that was forged from Liberty Tax Service.
James Walls attempted to cash a second check May 8, 2013 at Easy Money Express on Alben Barkley Drive.
According to the sheriff's department, James Walls cashed fraudulent checks in Paducah, Mayfield, and Murray; all checks were over $4,800 each.
More than 100 checks were reported stolen from Liberty Tax Service in Detroit, Michigan.
Walls was arrested on 2 counts of Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument 2nd Degree, a Class D Felony.
Walls is being held in McCracken County Jail on a $5,000 bond.