Wanted: Bank-check fraud; school vandalism

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Nassau County police and its Crime Stoppers department are looking for a female suspect in regard to a fraudulently cashed check at a bank in Elmont.

On July 28 at noon, a woman was seen at the Bank of America at 1431 Hempstead Tpke. in Elmont, where she allegedly cashed the check in the amount of $2,500 from funds in the victims' account.

Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at its toll-free and confidential hotline: 800-244-TIPS (8477), Crime Stoppers Unit Case No. 246-12. Crime Stoppers offers up to $5,000 for information leading to an arrest.

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Suffolk County police, and its Crime Stoppers department along with the Suffolk Police Hate Crimes Unit are looking for information regarding the identity and location of all persons responsible for damaging property and making graffiti on the exterior walls of Miller Place High School.

Sometime between Oct. 23 and Oct. 24, various words and symbols, including a swastika, were spray-painted throughout the school grounds. Yellow paint was also poured over two brick entrance signs to the high school at 15 Memorial Dr. in Miller Place.

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000.00 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about this crime may call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 800-220-TIPS (8477) and refer to Criminal Complaint No. 12-155. All calls will be kept confidential.

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