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LMPD: Man cashes counterfeit check; steals from church

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Willie Luvine (Source: LMDC) Willie Luvine (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A Louisville man was arrested for forging a check and stealing money from a church.

According to an arrest warrant, Willie Luvine, 47, went to a Fifth Third Bank on December 12. Luvine presented and cashed a check drawn on the account of Southeast Christian Church. The check was made out to Luvine for $851.67. He had forged the signature on the check.

Police arrested him Monday and he is being charged with criminal possession of a forged instrument and theft by deception.

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