Police said Nicole Guida, 23, presented a forged commercial check for payment at a Route 58 check cashing office on March 12. Photo: Riverhead Town Police handout

A Mount Sinai woman is facing a felony forged instrument charge after her arrest by Riverhead Police detectives yesterday.

Police said Nicole Guida, 23, presented a forged commercial check for payment at a Route 58 check cashing office on March 12.

She was arrested after an investigation by detectives and arraigned in Riverhead Justice Court yesterday, police said in a press release this afternoon.

Editor’s note: A criminal charge is an accusation. By law, a person charged with a crime is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. 

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