Over the course of the last couple of days the San Luis Obispo Police Department has been investigating a series of frauds where the suspect had been passing fraudulent checks at businesses in San Luis Obispo.
The suspect, identified as s/WAINSCOTT, was located by SLOPD officers on 3/29/2012 at appx. 1330 hours where he was suspected of passing counterfeit money at a local hair salon.
He was arrested on Burglary and Forgery charges and booked into County Jail.
The investigation of the fraud related activity is an ongoing investigation. The suspect may have passed fraudulent checks at other unknown businesses. The checks may have been drawn on a closed account out of Oklahoma or on a Union Bank check with a business name of Cal State Glass.
Citizens with information are encouraged to contact the San Luis Obispo Police Department Investigation Bureau.