Man faces forgery charge

— A local man was charged in Yakima County Superior Court yesterday for forgery after allegedly altering checks.

Rene Valdez Garza, 25, was arrested Tuesday on felony and gross misdemeanor warrants after police were called to investigate a fraudulent check complaint, court records show.

He was charged with forgery and possession of a controlled substance without a prescription.

The arrest follows an investigation into two altered checks — one check had the amount altered and the second had a name altered, court record show.



Comments

Comments are subject to moderator review and may not appear immediately on the site.

Please read our commenting policy before posting.

Any comment violating the site's commenting guidelines will be removed and the user could be banned from the site.

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Sign in to comment