Stolen check cashed for more than $1,000

Police are searching for a person who cashed a stolen check at Georgia Bank and Trust.

Police said the check was stolen from a vehicle in Columbia County on March 1. Using identification and checking account information also stolen from the victim, the person was able to cash $1,000 out of the $2,100 check.

Investigator Clinton Faison said the remainder of the check had to be deposited into the victim’s checking account because of a bank policy.

Anyone with information can contact Faison at (706) 821-1453 during business hours or (706) 799-9788 after hours or on weekends.




Wed, 01/17/2018 - 23:14

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