Man arrested after cashing check on closed account

Corey Wayde Riley

A Dothan man accused of cashing a check on a closed account in January has been arrested.

Corey Wayde Riley, 30, of Dothan, was arrested Tuesday and charged with possession of a forged instrument.

“On Jan. 20, Riley entered Chandler’s Check Cashing and cashed a check on a closed account,” said Dothan Police Lt. Lynn Watkins. “When the company attempted to retrieve funds for the check they were informed the account was closed. A warrant was issued for Riley’s arrest.”

The check was written out to Riley in the amount of $150. Riley is currently out of jail on a $10,000 bond.

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