Sterling Heights police search for check thief

Victims targeted in Southfield, Lake Orion


STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. – Sterling Heights police are trying to identity a woman who is accused of cashing stolen checks.

The woman was caught on camera at a Sterling Heights bank drive-thru trying to cash a stolen check. At the time, the woman was driving a dark colored Lincoln MKZ. 

The suspect tried to cash a check for $2,500 at a Sterling Heights bank, but the check was stolen from a victim in Southfield.

The woman is also accused of passing fraudulent checks in Lake Orion.

If you have any information on the woman in the picture, please contact Sterling Height police.