EMPORIA, Va. (WRIC) -
The Emporia Police Department is seeking the public’s help identifying and locating a black man accused of unlawfully cashing checks.
The suspect allegedly used banking and personal information from a victim in Emporia to cash large checks at multiple banks in the City of Richmond and Henrico County areas. Police say the victim’s information has been linked to another victim, whose vehicle was burglarized in the Hampton Roads area.
The victim whose information was used in the bank fraud incidents had their vehicle burglarized on Sunday, Feb. 23 while parked at a business in Emporia.
Anyone with information about the suspect’s identity or whereabouts is urged to call the Emporia Police Department Crime Line at 434-634-1111. Callers may remain anonymous if they wish. A reward of up to $500 is being offered to the caller whose information leads to the identification or arrest of the suspect.
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