Forged Check Arrest

An 18-year old Iowa Park woman is behind bars after trying to use a forged check.

According to the Financial Crimes Unit of the Wichita Fall Police Department, Jasmine Lara tried to get some money at the Cash Saver Store on Southwest Parkway on May 27


of this year.

The next day, Lara tried to do it again at a business on Old Iowa Park Rd.

Investigators say in both instances, the checks were made payable to Jasmine Lara totaling almost $600.00.

Lara has been charged with engaging in organized criminal activity for forgery.

Lara’s bond is set at $10,000.00.