Son-In-Law Charged With Theft

A Kenly man was arrested Monday morning for allegedly stealing from his mother-in-law.  Allen Ray Hales, 47, of Ollie Road, was charged with felony forgery and felony uttering a forged check.

On December 1st, a Four Oaks woman reported a check had been stolen and later forged and cashed for $75 at a Stancil’s Chapel convenience store.

Deputies identified Hales as the suspect. He was arrested this morning and given a $20,000 bond on the two charges.