Wednesday, February 10, 2016

SP Amity – Man arrested for writing and using stolen checks over $26,000

On February 9, 2016, state police arrested Kenneth C. Coppage II, age 29, of Hornell, NY for Grand Larceny 3rd and 55 counts of Forgery 2nd. 
Coppage allegedly used stolen checks to withdraw in excess of $26,000 from the checking account of a Town of Independence resident.  
Coppage was arraigned in the Town of Belfast Court and remanded to the Allegany County Jail in lieu of bail ($25,000 cash/$50,000 bond). COPPAGE is scheduled to reappear in the Town of Independence Court later in February.