Two sisters are now behind bars accused of forging a check

Yajaira Elizabeth Cantu // Harlingen PD

Harlingen police say it all happened July 23rd when a check was removed from the victim TMs check-book without consent.

The victim identified his cleaning lady, Jessica Yolanda Cantu, as the main suspect.

Detectives investigated the incident and linked Jessica TMs sister, Yajaira Elizabeth Cantu, to the crime.

Jessica and Yajaira admitted to officials that they cashed the forged check in the amount of $243.26.

The sisters were charged with forgery.

A bond of $5,000 was set for each individual.