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Woman tried to use forged document at Bloomingdale’s, cops say

Yan Qin Wang, 23, of Flushing, Queens, was

Yan Qin Wang, 23, of Flushing, Queens, was charged with possession of a forged instrument in East Garden City on Monday, July 4, 2016, Nassau County police said. Wang attempted to buy $1,125 worth of merchandise using a fraudulent New York driver's license, police said. Photo Credit: NCPD

A Queens woman was charged with possessing forged documents after she tried to pay for $1,125 in merchandise at a store in East Garden City, Nassau County police said.

Police said they arrested Yan Qin Wang, 23, of 159th Street, Flushing, about 11 a.m. Monday after being alerted by store security at Bloomingdale’s on Old Country Road.

Police said she produced a fraudulent New York driver’s license while trying to buy the merchandise and was later found to possess an American Express cash card and a Flushing Bank debit card, both of which were fraudulent.

Wang was awaiting arraignment in First District Court in Hempstead on multiple counts of criminal possession of a forged instrument and related charges, police said.

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