According to police, the suspect, who is described as a black female, entered two different Chase Bank locations, one at 110-36 Merrick Blvd. and the other at 32-45 Francis Lewis Blvd.
Once she was inside the banks, the suspect used a 45-year-old woman’s checking account information to cash two checks totaling $1,400.
The victim reported the theft to the 109th Precinct based in Flushing.
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