A Wisconsinite is facing felony charges after allegedly forging a roughly $985,000 check and trying to deposit it at a Cheyenne credit union.

According to a booking sheet, police were called to WyHy Federal Credit Union at 1715 Stillwater Ave. at 1:53 p.m. on Monday, April 8, for a forgery in progress.

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Wisconsinite Arrested for Forgery, Conspiracy After Allegedly Forging $985K Check, Trying to Deposit It at Cheyenne Credit Union

Police say Pamela A. Kubesh, 55, of Lake Tomahawk, Wisconsin, admitted to forging her name on a check for $985,020.00 and attempting to deposit it using a fake name.

Kubesh reportedly told police that there were two other unidentified males that she had received the check from.

Police say Kubesh admitted to placing a male, only identified as Joseph Cooper, on the checking account as her nephew, when he was not.

Kubesh was arrested and booked into the Laramie County Detention Center for forgery and conspiracy, both felonies.

Kubesh is scheduled to make her initial appearance in Laramie County Circuit Court on Wednesday at 10:15 a.m.

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