Thursday, February 21, 2013
Man tries to deposit $22K in fake checks

TAVERNIER -- A 21-year-old Tavernier man was arrested Tuesday at his bank after trying to deposit three fraudulent checks totaling $22,000 into his account, according to a press release from Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Deputy Becky Herrin.

Cole Peacock, of 234 Azalea St., was charged with grand theft, fraud, three counts of uttering a forged instrument and accessing a compu...

For the complete article, please pick up a copy of The Citizen for this day or purchase this day's electronic edition at Home Delivery & Electronic Edition subscibers to The Citizen may access this article, once logged in to, at no charge. If you forget your password, please call us at 305-292-7777, ext. 4.