Police catch man accused of check fraud


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – An off-duty Jacksonville Sheriff's Officer caught a man suspected of attempting to cash a bad check Friday at a VyStar Credit Union on Beach Boulevard, police said.

JSO said the man was detained at the bank and was being escorted to an office to await police when he bolted.

The off-duty officer gave chase and caught the man, who is facing five counts of check fraud. 

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