07-29-13 Web Release-Forgery & Theft Investigation
07-29-13 Web Release- Forgery & Theft Investigation
On 07-16-13, the City of Carbondale Police Department responded to a report of forgery and theft from the 1200 block of South Giant City Road. During the course of the investigation, officers learned that the suspect, Joshua D. Swain, forged checks totaling over $100,000. On 07-26-13, a warrant was obtained for Swain and he was arrested for Aggravated Financial Identity Theft and Forgery. He was incarcerated at the Jackson County Jail.
Joshua D. Swain, Age 33
Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to contact the Carbondale Police Department at (618) 457-3200 or Crime Stoppers at (618) 549-COPS (2677). Anonymous tips may also be made by selecting the “Crime Stoppers” tab located on the main page of this website.