St. Lawrence County woman charged with forgery

St. Lawrence County woman charged with forgery
St. Lawrence County Sheriff arrest (Source: WWNY)

POTSDAM, N.Y. (WWNY) - A Potsdam woman is accused of stealing and forging a check.

St. Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies say 31-year-old Emily Oakes allegedly stole a check last month, forged the owner’s signature, and deposited it for $300.

She was charged with second-degree forgery and petit larceny.

Oakes was arraigned in Oswegatchie town court, released, and scheduled to appear in Potsdam town court at a later date.

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