48 year-old Justin Tomlinson is being held in the Missoula County Jail on $20,000 bond after allegedly forging nearly $12,000 in checks from his own mother's account, and when police arrived to investigate, he was found hiding in a closet.
21 year-old Davis Nelson Gibson appeared in Missoula Justice Court on Monday charged with theft, forgery, deceptive practices and identity theft, as part of a wide-ranging investigation that has claimed at least 47 victims in the Missoula area.
It is turning into a summer of ‘funny money’ in Missoula. Missoula Police made two arrests earlier this summer in relation to counterfeit money, but they are continuing to see false currency surface around the County.
During their search for a stolen vehicle Wednesday morning, Missoula Police discovered a possible forgery case. Public Information Officer Travis Welsh explains. “Officers received information that two people who had been determined to be suspects in a previous car theft were presently under th…