An Estherwood woman has been arrested and charged with 9 counts of forgery.
Crowley Police received a criminal complaint from a local business claiming that an employee had been committing forgery on the business account. During the investigation, detectives determined that the employee, who handled the funds for the business, had been involved in the criminal activity since the middle of 2013.
Arrested was Christina Meche, 44 of Estherwood. Meche has been booked into the Acadia Parish Jail. Bond has been set at $180,000.