Thursday 9 July, 2020

San Juan man arrested for fraud

A San Juan man is being investigated after he allegedly attempted to cash a fraudulent cheque at a bank yesterday afternoon. 

The incident allegedly took place at about 1pm at a bank along Park Street, Port of Spain. 

Police said that the man attempted to cash the cheque, valued at TT$50,000 at the bank. 

However, upon arriving, officials observed that the cheque may be fraudulent and notified police. 

Officers from the Port of Spain Division, and the Fraud Squad, responded and they detained the individual. 

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