Press Release - Forgery 2nd / CP Forged Inst
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Seneca Co. Sheriff's Office reports that on 4/14/17 deputies arrested Harold L. Oliver Jr, 39, (Homeless ) on a Seneca County Supreme Court sealed indictment warrant. Its reported that Oliver was arrested in the Town of Seneca Falls on a seperate complaint and it was discovered that Oliver had been wanted. Oliver was taken into custody by the Sheriff's Road patrol and taken to the Seneca Co. Jail until Seneca County Court was back in session. On monday 4/17/17 Oliver Jr. was arrigned in front of Judge Bender for the charges of Forgery in the second degree, Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument second degree and Petit Larceny. Investigators recieved a complaint in December 2016 of a forged check from a resident in Ovid. Upon investigation of the complaint it was ascertained that sometime in July of 2016 Oliver Jr. obtained a check from a mailbox in Ovid, altered the check and cashed it at a local bank. Sheriff's Investigators report Oliver Jr. was committed to the Seneca Co. Jail in lieu of 10,000 cash bail or 20,000 insured bond. Oliver Jr. is to reapppear on 5/12/17 to answer the charges.