UPDATE: September 5, 2022

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WHLT) – Hattiesburg police said Joseph Conner has been arrested in connection to the forgery/uttering investigation.

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WHLT) – A Hattiesburg man is wanted for allegedly cashing over $9,000 in fake checks at banks.

Officials with the Hattiesburg Police Department (HPD) said Joseph Conner, 42, is accused of cashing fake checks worth $2,449.04, $3,641 and $3,341.82 at Hattiesburg banks in May.

He may face additional charges as the investigation continues.

Anyone with information about Conner’s location can call the Hattiesburg Police Department at (601)-544-7900 or Crime Stoppers at (601)-582-STOP.