POSTED: 8:31 a.m. HST, Jan 31, 2012
An alert First Hawaiian Bank teller in Waikiki's Eaton Square center foiled an attempt by a man to cash a stolen check, police said.
Police said a 25-year-old Waimanalo man attempted to cash an allegedly forged and stolen check at 10 a.m. Monday. The attempt failed when the bank teller called the account holder and then called police.
The suspect faces charges of second-degree forgery and second-degree theft.