(Atlantic) A Chamber Alert has been issued for Atlantic.
The Atlantic Police Department has notified us of checks being written and forged with a deceased name. Police says the checking account is a Wells Fargo Account and the information on the check shows:
Leah E. Leonard
PO Box 349
Springfield NE 68059
According to Police, Leah E Leonard passed away in 2003 and her name is the one being signed on these checks. There have been checks written with this forged signature in the Omaha, Neola, & Atlantic Area within the last couple weeks.
Please call the Atlantic Police Department if you see these checks at 243.3512.
July 9, 2013