Jul 10, 2024

RCPD: Man lost $4,700 with forged check

Posted Jul 10, 2024 2:30 PM

RILEY COUNTY —Law enforcement authorities are investigating alleged identity theft in Manhattan.

Just after 4p.m. Tuesday, officers filed a report of forgery/making false information/theft by deception in the 5100 block of Bramblewood Drive, according to the Riley County Police Department activity report.

A 44-year-old man reported an unknown suspect obtained the victim's information and produced an unauthorized check from his account.

Total loss associated with this report is $4,750. Anyone with information can contact Crime Stoppers. Using Crime Stoppers allows you to remain anonymous and could qualify you for a cash reward of up to $1,000.