BANK HACKER CAUGHT IN LAMBERTVILLE
February 21, 2017
Antonio A. Mendez, 28, of Topeka, KS was charged on Saturday, February 11, 2017 for Theft by Deception.
On July 5th, 2016, a resident reported being alerted by their bank that someone had attempted to hack their bank account unsuccessfully. The resident then found a fraudulent check in his name to have been cashed in Kansas. Subsequent to investigation, Mendez was found to have cashed the check fraudulently. Mendez was charged with Theft by Deception, Forgery, and Forgery Writing. Mendez was mailed complaint summonses with a pending court date. Det. Albani investigated.