Fake checks written against resident
A 45-year-old female resident of Stoneleigh Road reported fraud Oct. 26 at 12:47 p.m.
She received a call from her bank Oct. 21 about a check that appeared to be fraudulent. Police said it was about a transaction that took place Sept. 30 with an imitation check from her account in the amount of $4,200 made out to an individual unknown to her. There was also another fraudulent check written out to a cable company Oct. 13 in the amount of $986. Police also said there were two other attempts with fraudulent checks that did not go through on Oct. 21 for $2,332 and Oct. 24 for $8,500. Police said those were unsuccessful attempts.
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The matter is still under investigation.