An arrest warrant was issued for Joseph Altman after an investigation determined he was responsible for charges of Forgery and Identity Theft in an incident initiated on 3/6/2019.
On 3/6/2019 Joseph Altman cashed a check in the amount of $755.00 using another persons name and identification at a business in the 500 block of S. Union Street. On 3/8/2019 Joseph Altman attempted to cash yet another check at the same business. When asked for his identification he dropped a PA ID card belonging to someone else, which the business then took possession of. Joseph Altman then fled from the location. The business reported that the original check Joseph Altman cashed on 3/6/2019 had been drawn on a closed account.