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Man accused of felony theft in NE Iowa for using fake check to purchase vehicle

A man is facing a felony theft charge for allegedly using a fake cashier check to purchase a vehicle.

Posted: Aug 21, 2019 10:56 AM
Updated: Aug 21, 2019 10:59 AM

WINNESHIEK COUNTY, Iowa - A man is facing a felony theft charge for allegedly using a fake cashier check to purchase a vehicle.

Amir Kajtezovic, 30, of Des Moines, has been charged with second-degree theft and forgery.

Authorities said Kajtezovic altered a check in the amount of $5,300 that he used to purchase a 2006 BMW car earlier this month in Calmar.

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