Cops: Bank Teller at JP Morgan Chase Charged with Grand Larceny; Withdrew Cash from Altered Customer Transaction
January 9, 2015
LONG ISLAND, NY – The Nassau County Major Case Bureau has arrested a Central Islip woman from an incident that occurred on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 12:00 pm in East Meadow.
According to detectives, Tiffany Harper, 34, of Central Islip, while employed as a bank teller for JP Morgan Chase Bank, 2469 Hempstead Turnpike processed a withdrawal for a bank customer in the amount of $1200.00. After the transaction took place, Harper altered the withdrawal slip to indicate an amount of $4200.00, the difference of $3000.00 which she withdrew, in cash, from the banks register. Nassau police say she did so for her own gain.
Tiffany Harper, 34, of Central Islip, is charged with Possession of a Forged Instrument 2nd Degree and Grand Larceny 4th Degree. The fact that a defendant has been charged with a crime is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent unless proven guilty. Photo NCPD.
Harper, who is charged with Possession of a Forged Instrument 2nd Degree and Grand Larceny 4th Degree, will be arraigned in First District Court in Hempstead today, January 9th, 2015.
The fact that a defendant has been charged with a crime is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent unless proven guilty. Defendants are entitled to a fair trial with the burden on the prosecution to prove guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.
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