Man charged with forgery, bad checks



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A Lyndeborough man is accused of writing rotten checks in Nashua, police report. Stephen Elliott, 27, 139 Forrest Road, was arrested late Monday morning on a warrant charging him with three felony counts of forgery, a Class B felony, police report. Detectives learned through an investigation that Elliott had taken personal checks from someone he knew and later cashed them at a downtown bank, police said. Elliott is being held at the Hillsborough County Dept. of Corrections on $3,500 personal recognizance bail pending his arraignment at Nashua District court, police said. The felony charge is punishable by up to seven years in prison plus fines, police said. Edit ModuleShow Tags