Cops: Hempstead Woman, Shakayra Lewis, 25, Charged with Grand Larceny Involving Scheme at Roslyn Savings Bank
March 18, 2015
LONG ISLAND, NY – The Nassau County Major Case Bureau has reported the details of an arrest for Grand Larceny that occurred on Saturday, December 06, 2014 in Franklin Square.
According to Crimes Against Property Squad detectives, defendant Shakayra Lewis, 25, of Hempstead while employed as a teller for Roslyn Savings Bank, 460 Franklin Avenue, along with another male subject who has not yet been arrested, used an account not belonging to her or the unknown man to deposit and cash 3 separate checks totaling $13,850.00.
Shakayra Lewis, 25, of Hempstead was charged with Grand Larceny 3rd 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.
The male subject entered the bank on two separate occasions, continued to the defendants work station to navigate the above transactions. The defendant was placed under arrest after surrendering to Nassau County Police detectives today, March 18, 2015.
Defendant Lewis is being charged with Grand Larceny 3rd Degree and was scheduled to be arraigned at First District Court, Hempstead.
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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