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Published December 05, 2012, 09:33 AM

Man arrested for trying to cash forged check at Moorhead bank

MOORHEAD – Police arrested a 28-year-old man for allegedly trying to cash a forged check made out for several thousand dollars at a south Moorhead bank on Tuesday.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

MOORHEAD – A homeless man is facing felony charges after he tried to pass a forged check for a large sum of money at a Moorhead bank Tuesday evening.

Lt. Tori Jacobson says that Anthony Francis Santos, 28, allegedly tried to cash the check at the State Bank of Hawley Moorhead branch around 5:30 PM.

Bank officials questioned the check and called police.

According to Jacobson, Santos was arrested without incident at the bank. He is facing felony forgery and attempted forgery charges.