Short Indicted For Fraud And Forgery

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office and Gainesboro Police Department arrested Jamie Short on multiple indictments following Monday’s session of the Jackson County Grand Jury.

The joint investigation began in early January of this year and focused on insurance claims from a fire in February 2016 and a reported burglary in December 2016. The investigation also revealed that Short had sold restaurant equipment belonging to the owner of a building he leased for his business as well as out buildings belonging to a rental company. Short is the former owner of Crabby J’s Restaurant on Hwy. 56 in Jackson County.

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