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2 women arrested after being caught cashing a forged check at Kiryas Joel check cashing

By Mason White 11:17 AM October 3, 2014
Alexis Brown (left) and Jessica Mohan 

By: Sanvi Rizvi
Two women were arrested on charges of possessing a false instrument after allegedly trying to cash a forged check at a check cashing in Kiryas Joel, police in New York said.

The New York State Police said that the two women of Middletown, were arrested on Wednesday.

The incident began when 18-year-old Alexis Brown and 18-year-old Jessica Mohan, tried to cash a forged check at AW Check Cashing on Wednesday.

Brown was charged with forgery and criminal possession of a forged instrument, both felonies. Mohan was charged with criminal possession of a forged instrument and conspiracy.

The teens were charged in the Monroe City Court and released on bail.