Authorities looking for suspect in check fraud investigation
POSTED: Friday, August 2, 2013 - 12:00am
UPDATED: Friday, August 2, 2013 - 12:04am
ST. MARY PARISH, LA — The St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man that recently cashed a fake payroll check.
On July 25, officials received a call a convenience store in Amelia regarding a counterfeit check.
Detectives discovered that a payroll check was counterfeited and successfully cashed as a legitimate document.
The suspect who cashed the fake check was captured on surveillance video.
The suspect is a Hispanic male suspect. He was last seen wearing a Hollister brand t-shirt driving a newer model, dark colored minivan. At the time of the incident, the suspect appeared to have a white female passenger in the vehicle with him.
Anyone with information regarding the identity of the suspect or the female subject in the vehicle may contact the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office at (985) 384-1622 or (337) 828-1960.