Following the arrest of a man Oct. 27 for several warrants connected to counterfeit money, additional arrests were made and more charges were filed Monday, according to a Hopkinsville Police Department report.

Along with his previous charges, Jason T. Godsey, 24, Hopkinsville, is charged with four counts of first-degree forgery, three counts of complicity to theft by deception under $500, one count of receiving stolen property under $500 and engaging in organized crime in Hopkinsville.

He was also served a warrant out of Henderson County for charges of first-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument and theft by deception under $500.

Godsey allegedly printed money, used the counterfeit cash and distributed it to several individuals who also attempted to use the fake money in transactions.

According to the reports, Godsey was found to have engaged in organized crime when printing, distributing, possessing and delivering counterfeit money to three other individuals, Cortez L. Johnson, 24, Jeanon Robinson, 27, both of Hopkinsville, and another unnamed person to be used in exchange for goods or services.

Godsey, allegedly admitted to some of the incidents, the reports added.

Robinson was arrested Monday morning and charged with engaging in organized crime, first-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument and theft by deception under $500, the report stated.

Robinson reportedly admitted to the charges after her arrest.

In other reports:

* Tarryl D. Booker, 21, Hopkinsville, was arrested around 6:15 p.m. Monday while at Country Club Lane for second-degree fleeing or evading police (on foot) and resisting arrest, according to a Hopkinsville police report.

* Eric S. Powell, 36, Hopkinsville, was arrested around 10 p.m. Monday while at Nelson Drive for public intoxication, tampering with physical evidence, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia, according to an HPD report.

This information was obtained through police, police reports or the Christian County Jail. Readers are reminded that a charge is only an accusation and everyone is entitled to the presumption of innocence until proven guilty in a court of law.

The following information was obtained through police, police reports or the Christian County Jail. Readers are reminded that a charge is only an accusation and everyone is entitled to the presumption of innocence until proven guilty in a court of law

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