Woman Charged with Forgery after Bogus Benjamins Used on Greenwich Ave

On Sept 23 a Whitestone, NY woman turned herself in at Greenwich Police headquarters on an outstanding warrant for Larceny 6 and Forgery 1.

Back on July 17, Greenwich Police were dispatched to Athleta on 350 Greenwich Avenue on a report of the store receiving counterfeit one hundred dollar bills.

Investigation identified Lina Vanessa Hoyos, 23, from a police flyer and a social media account.

A warrant was issued on Aug 30 with a $50,000 court set bond.

Hoyos was able to post bond and was released from police custody. She has a date in Stamford Superior Court on Oct 7, 2022.