Two women indicted for allegedly using counterfeit bills in Big Flats, Horseheads


UPDATE (2/19): Carisma Thomas and Crysan Garriques have each been indicted on four counts of criminal possession of a forged instrument in the first degree.

Court documents state that the two women attempted to use counterfeit $100 bills on or about Jan. 30, 2019.


Two women from New York City are in the Chemung County Jail after allegedly spending counterfeit hundred dollar bills at at-least four stores in Big Flats and Horseheads.

Carisma Thomas, 34, of the Bronx and Crysan Garriques of New Rochelle have been charged with Criminal Possession of a forged instrument.

New York State Police in Horseheads located a vehicle fitting the description of one described in a 911 call from a store employee.

One of the stores that received a counterfeit bill was Dick’s Sporting Goods in Big Flats.

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