Police Search for Checkbook Thief

State police are searching for the person they said stole three checkbooks from a car in Bantam.

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Connecticut State Police
State police are searching the person who stole three checkbooks from a car parked in a lot on Bantam Road in Bantam
Connecticut State Police
They have released photos of a woman believed to be involved.
Connecticut State Police
Police were alerted of the theft around 6:30 p.m. on April 24 and were able to get surveillance video footage of a woman they are looking for.
Connecticut State Police
Police also received more information from witnesses.
Connecticut State Police
As the investigation continued, police determined that some of the stolen checks had been cashed at several locations throughout the state, so troopers obtained more surveillance video footage from those locations.
Connecticut State Police
On April 28, a woman with dark hair, driving a white Hyundai, was seen cashing five of the stolen checks at People's Bank drive-up windows on Silas Dean Highway in Wethersfield, on Franklin Avenue in Hartford, on Amity Road in Woodbridge and on Main Street in Bridgeport.
Connecticut State Police
Police said the checks were cashed between noon and 2:35 p.m. and troopers are asking anyone who recognizes the woman or has information about the investigation to call Trooper Wichman at 860-626-7900.
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