SARANAC LAKE — A Saranac Lake woman was arrested Dec. 3 in connection with an alleged check forgery, police said.
Nicole M. Schelle, 27, altered a check that did not belong to her and cashed it at a local store, according to a news release from the Saranac Lake Police Department.
Schelle was charged with second-degree forgery, a felony; possession of a forged instrument, a felony; second-degree criminal impersonation, a misdemeanor, and fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property, a misdemeanor.
She was arraigned in Saranac Lake Village Court and sent to the Franklin County Jail in lieu of $2,500 cash or $5,000 bond.
— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg and Contributing Writer Amy Heggen