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1 arrested, 3 wanted after stealing checks from PO boxes, altering, making more than $30K worth of fraudulent deposits in Hunterdon County

FLEMINGTON BOROUGH, NJ (Hunterdon County) – One person was arrested and three others wanted for allegedly after stealing checks from PO boxes, altering the checks and making more than $30,000 worth of fraudulent deposits, police said.

On June 11, Flemington Borough police received a report from a local business in reference to fraudulent checks, police said.

During the four month investigation with assistance from Lawrence Township Police Department and the U.S. Postal Police, arrest warrants were issued for Tre Greene, 19, of Newburgh NY, Richard Rowe, 22, of Willingboro, NJ, Quarnae Osborne, 23, of Bristol, PA, and a 17-year-old juvenile, police said.

Police determined that three separate checks were stolen from US Post Office boxes, altered the checks and then deposited them into personal bank accounts for a total loss of $30,507.23, police said.

Rowe was charged and arrested on October 5 for receiving stolen property, theft and uttering a forged document, police said.

Greene, Osborne, and the juvenile are all charged with receiving stolen property and theft. They have also been entered as wanted persons, police said.

Anyone with information as to their whereabouts, are urged to contact the Flemington Borough Police Department at 908-782-3434.

Jay Edwards

Born and raised in Northwest NJ, Jay has a degree in Communications and has had a life-long interest in local radio and various styles of music. Jay has held numerous jobs over the years such as stunt car driver, bartender, voice-over artist, traffic reporter (award winning), NY Yankee maintenance crewmember and peanut farm worker. His hobbies include mountain climbing, snowmobiling, cooking, performing stand-up comedy and he is an avid squirrel watcher. Jay has been a guest on America’s Morning Headquarters,program on The Weather Channel, and was interviewed by Sam Champion.

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