Dover Woman Charged with Forgery


mpdOn November 22, 2016 Milford Police charged Helena Leonard, 28 of Dover, following an investigation into a forgery. Police stat that the investigation determined Ms. Leonard reportedly cashed a check that was later deemed to be fraudulent by a Milford area check cashing business. Warrants were obtained following that investigation and were on file until November 22, 2016 when Ms. Leonard was taken into custody by Milford Police. Ms. Leonard has been charged with Forgery 2nd Degree and Theft False Pretense. Ms. Leonard was presented at the Justice of the Peace Court #2, where bail was set at $1500.00 unsecured. Ms. Leonard is scheduled to appear at the Kent County Court of Common Pleas on 12.02.2016 for a Preliminary Hearing.

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