Three from Milwaukee charged with forgery after woman attempts to cash fraudulent check twice in same day

BROWN DEER, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Three people from Milwaukee have been arrested and charged with forgery.

Brown Deer Police were called to the Credit Union Service Center around 1:39 p.m. on Wednesday for a report of a woman who cashed a check for $794 and then fled the area. The check was later determined to be fraudulent.

Credit Union Service Center then called police to report around 5:52 p.m. that the same woman from before was attempting to cash another fraudulent check.

Police arrested a 31-year-old Milwaukee woman, a 39-year-old Milwaukee woman, and a 22-year-old Milwaukee man for forgery.

The 39-year-old woman was also found to have outstanding warrants with the Dane County Sheriff's Office and the West Allis Police Department.

Formal charges are pending.

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