October 18, 2013

According to the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office, Joseph Allen McCabe attempted to cash counterfeit checks Thursday on the account of Virginia Produce on Industrial Park Road in Hillsville.

McCabe has cashed over $5,000 worth of bogus checks so far on this account, Carroll County Sheriff J.B. Gardner said, adding that McCabe presented a valid Social Security card and valid Ohio driver’s license when cashing the checks.

Anyone having contact with McCabe or with information about McCabe is asked to contact Investigator Brandon Edwards at 276-728-4146 at the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office, Capt. Junior Alderman at 276-728-2251 at the Hillsville Police Department, of Chief James Wagoner at 276-773-3704 at the Independence Police Department.