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Police: Woman Tries to Cash Bad Check in Westport

WESTPORT, Conn. – A Bridgeport woman is facing forgery and other charges after police say she tried cashing a fraudulent check for almost $2,000 in Westport.

Police were called to the Chase Bank at 188 Post Road E. on Friday morning where Belynda Constant allegedly attempted to cash a check for $1,760. Constant, 26, told officers she received the check from an unknown friend who told her she would get a portion of the money if she cashed it, according to the police report.

Constant was charged with fourth-degree larceny, second-degree forgery, criminal impersonation and sixth-degree larceny. Unable to post a $2,000 bond, she was held in until Monday morning when she was arraigned at Norwalk Superior Court.

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