Woman charged with forgery
Published 4:53 pm, Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Nicole Shipp, 25, of East Main St., Meriden, was arrested Aug. 22 on charges of second-degree forgery and fifth-degree larceny for attempting to cash fraudulent checks, according to Darien police.
On June 6, the Fairfield County Bank branch manager in Darien reported that someone had attempted to cash a fraudulent check from KAF Manufacturing for $998, according to police.
Shipp produced her real identification at the bank, police said.
She was being held at the Stamford Police Department on unrelated charges when Darien police served their warrant for her arrest, the report stated.
She was held in lieu of $1,000 bond and was scheduled to appear in court Aug. 23.