Deputies investigate rash of checkbook thefts

Suspects in checkbook thefts. (Photo/Greene County Sheriff's Office)
Suspects in checkbook thefts. (Photo/Greene County Sheriff's Office)

XENIA, Ohio (WDTN) – The Greene County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a group of women it believes are involved in a checkbook theft ring.

Investigators say the group is breaking into cars across the state, including the Miami Valley.

The suspects steal checkbooks and IDs then use them to get cash.

Deputies say the suspects struck in Sugarcreek, Urbana, Springfield and Lebanon as well as targets in Indiana and Kentucky.

Security cameras captured two of the women sought.

Call the Greene County Sheriff’s Office if you recognize one of the women or have any information about the crimes at 937-562-4800. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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