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.