Jun 21

Man Arrested for Cashing Counterfeit Checks

June 20, 2014

Edwards mugshot

William T. Edwards, 29
1900 block of Park Street
Harrisburg, PA 17103

Access Device Fraud
Theft by Deception

In May 2014, William Edwards cashed two checks for a total of $2,160.10 at a financial institution in Upper Allen Township. Both of these checks were fraudulent and not associated with a legitimate account. Police obtained an arrest warrant for Edwards and on June 20, 2014, Edwards was taken into custody and transferred to Cumberland County Prison for processing and arraignment. A preliminary hearing will be scheduled in front of Magisterial District Judge Martin at a later date.