Woman wanted for trying to cash counterfeit check

Source: EBRSO
Source: EBRSO

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Detectives are looking for a woman that tried to cash a fake check earlier this month.

Investigators say a check from an Ascension Parish business had been altered and presented for cashing around the Baton Rouge area.  The company reported that the information on the check was being used on counterfeit checks.

The suspect tried to cash a counterfeit check for more than $500 at Rosemary Grocery on Silverleaf Ave.  The owner of the grocery refused to cash the fake check.

The woman was wearing a black top and black striped stretch pants.  If you can identify her, call Crime Stoppers at 344-STOP.

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