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MBPD arrests man accused of fraud for forging signature, cashing in checks

Carlton Sutton, source: Myrtle Beach police Carlton Sutton, source: Myrtle Beach police

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - A man wanted for six counts of fraud was put behind bars Tuesday, according to Myrtle Beach police.

Police were searching for 26-year-old Darius Carlton since Friday, October 23. Officers were dispatched to a restaurant on Kings Highway in reference to fraud involving numerous checks that were forged and cashed.

The victim told officers Carlton stole multiple checks from the business office and cashed them in. The victim also said he forged her name on the checks and cashed some beginning September of 2015. 

Police reports say officers were able to match the signature on the checks with the signature of the suspect cashing in thousands of dollars.

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