Henrico police need help IDing suspect passing counterfeit check

Posted by Phil Riggan - email

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - The Henrico Police need help in identifying a suspect passing a counterfeit check.

On April 13, 2009 a black male between 20 and 30 years of age entered the CVS on Broad at Homeview and used a counterfeit American Express check to make a purchase.  Security video captured the suspect at the front counter. He signed the name "Mark Smith."

A contact with AMEX security was able to narrow down the purchase of the real check to a travel center in Cherry Hill, NJ on April 9, 2009. The name given in NJ was "Ed Terrell" with an address in Philadelphia, PA.

Anyone with any information about this crime or the identity of the suspect is asked to call Officer D. R. Paul at (804) 501-5000 or Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

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