Centreville Man Charged With Stealing Mail And Forging Checks

Queen Anne’s deputies arrested Richard Gavigan, a 72-year-old Centreville man, for allegedly taking his neighbor’s mail and forging his name on a check. Gavigan is charged with theft and forgery and opening letters without permission. Deputies say a Murphy Road resident reported a neighbor was taking mail from his mailbox. Gavigan’s family members returned the mail, which included a government check for nearly $900.