Rainsville woman charged with forgery, theft

Rainsville woman charged with forgery, theft

August 24th, 2012 by Staff Report in Local - Breaking News

Amber Kira Nicho Thompson

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A 25-year-old Rainsville woman has been charged with passing several forged checks in north Alabama, authorities say.

Amber Kira Nicho Thompson is charged with two counts of second-degree forgery, seven counts of second-degree possession of a forged instrument and seven counts of third-degree theft by deception, said DeKalb County Sheriff Jimmy Harris in a news release.

The forgery charges involve two stores in DeKalb County while the other charges are from Jackson County, he said.