Man accused of forging checks on church bank account

Joshua Jarvis, of Clay County, was charged with forgery 10-21-19. He was accused of forging checks after being found with a checkbook from Garrard Holiness Church, according to the sheriff's office.

MANCHESTER, Ky. (WTVQ) – A Clay County man is accused of forging checks on a church bank account.

Deputies say 29-year old Joshua Jarvis, of Beech Creek Road, was found with a checkbook belonging to Garrard Holiness Church.  They say he wrote a check to himself from the account.

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He’s also accused of trying to cash checks from the church’s account at different locations around the county, according to deputies.

Jarvis was taken to the Clay County Detention Center.

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