A Keota man turned himself in on a warrant for a felony in Washington County on Wednesday afternoon. According to the Washington County Communications Office, at 4:06 p.m. 44-year-old Kenneth Burl Jackson turned himself in at the Washington County Jail. He had a warrant for forgery and theft in the second degree. Bond was set at $10,000 cash only.
The initial incident happened in Washington on April 13th when a person had a loss on his checking account and was a victim of fraud. His checkbook was missing. Theft in the second degree is a class D felony and is defined as the theft of property exceeding $1,500 but not exceeding $10,000 in value.