An attorney at law has been charged with several counts of fraud.
He is fifty-three-year-old Peter Asher, of Norbrook Drive, Kingston.
Police said Mr Asher was arrested by detectives assigned to the Fraud Squad of the Counter-Terrorism and Organized Crime Investigation Branch on Thursday, July 16.
He was charged with forgery, conspiracy to forge National Lubricants and Fuels Limited Company seal, seven counts of instrument of transfers and seven counts of causing property to be transferred by means of forged documents.
The charges came following a ruling by the Director of Public Prosecutions.
He was bailed by his own surety in the sum of J$ 1 million and is to appear before the Kingston and St. Andrew Parish Court on Tuesday, August 4.