MANATEE — A Palmetto woman has been charged with trying to cash a stolen $1,800 check, according to the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office.
Alexis Sharice Salley, 18, was arrested at 2:13 p.m. Wednesday in the 5600 block of 14th Street West after a Wells Fargo branch manager at 6285 14th St. W., Bradenton, reported she entered the bank to cash a check written for $1,800 on an account that did not belong to her.
Deputies said the manager confiscated the check and was trying to verify Salley’s story when she left.
According to the report, an investigation revealed the check was stolen from the victim. Salley was charged with uttering a forged check and held in Manatee County jail without bond, according to the sheriff’s office website.