Cullman Youth Busted Conducting Alleged Forgery Operation

by | Nov 1, 2017 | Alabama News, City News, Crime, Cullman City, Public Safety

Two young Cullman residents have been arrested in Jackson County on drug, contraband and forgery charges.

Last Friday (October 27, 2017) at around 12:45 PM, the police department in the Town of Section in Jackson County was alerted by a local merchant of the possibility that an was individual attempting to pass a counterfeit banknote.

Section Chief of Police Pete Ledwell responded to the call; conducted a traffic stop on the suspect’s vehicle. The two occupants of the vehicle – a young white male and female – were detained.

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office then were called to the scene. With a search warrant in hand, they executed an inspect of the vehicle in question.

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office then was called to the scene. With a search warrant in hand, they executed an inspect of the vehicle in question.
 
During the search, equipment used for the purposes of making counterfeit currency (including a computer, printer, paper, and ink) were located. Law enforcement officers also several counterfeit bills totaling $1,800 in denominations of 20’s and 100’s. These forged instruments were concealed on the person of the male suspect.
 
The search also revealed a small quantity of Methamphetamine.
 
As a result of this investigation, the two subjects were promptly arrested:
 
CONNOR GLASS (24) of Cullman
KARLA KUGLER (19) of Cullman

As a result of this investigation, Mr,. Glass was charged with:

• Possession of a Forged Instrument – 33 counts
• Possession of a Forgery Device
• Possession of Controlled Substances (Methamphetamine)
• Promoting Prison Contraband – 1st degree

Ms. Kugler was charged with:

• Possession of a Forged Instrument – 34 counts
• Possession of a Forgery Device

Bond has been set at $180,000 for Glass; and $172,500 for Kuhler.

Both individuals remain in the Jackson County Jail at the time of this report.

Jackson County Sheriff’s Office

Cullman Youth Busted Conducting Alleged Forgery Operation

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