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Crime Stoppers: Check forgery by the numbers

Man is caught on suveillance video using forged checks to pay for items. (source: Wal-Mart) Man is caught on suveillance video using forged checks to pay for items. (source: Wal-Mart)
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

According to Huntsville Police, a man is caught on surveillance video paying for several thousand dollars worth of items by using forged checks.

Officials say the crime happened at the Wal-Mart Supercenter stores on University Drive and Sparkman Drive in Huntsville.

The victim didn't realize what happened until his bank notified him because the victim wasn't missing any checks. The thief stole the routing and account numbers off the victim's checks. 

If you recognize the man from the surveillance tape you are urged to call Huntsville Area Crime Stoppers at 256-53-Crime.

You could get up to one thousand dollars for your anonymous tip.

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