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Oxford woman charged with stealing checks

A woman reported her checkbook was stolen to the Oxford Police Department on Sunday and that someone had spent almost $2,000 using her checks.

The alleged victim reported that the checks were used between Jan. 3 and Jan. 20 for a total of $1,851.

After an investigation, an arrest warrant was issued for Chelsea King, 24, of Oxford. She was taken to the Lafayette County Detention Center where she was booked on a $5,000 bond.