Police search for woman accused of check fraud

Police say the woman stole a money order check from a mailbox and cashed it.

Police say the woman stole a money order check from a mailbox and cashed it. (5/6/15)

THE BRONX - Police are looking for the woman responsible for stealing and cashing a money order.

Police say the woman broke into a mailbox and stole a money order in January. They say she then went to a check cashing store on West Kingsbridge Road and handed over the $500 money order.

Police say she changed the money order, which was originally made out to the victim's rental company, in order to receive the money.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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