Wantagh Bank Teller Charged with Forging Customer's Signature

Accused of stealing from elderly customer.

Osbourne Heron Photo: NCPD
Osbourne Heron Photo: NCPD
A teller in a Wantagh bank was arrested Friday afternoon for stealing about $32,000 from an 82-year-old customer Nassau County police said.

Osbourne Heron, 26, of Roosevelt, who works at Investors Bank on Wantagh Avenue, allegedly filled our withdrawal slips in the victims's name while forging the victim's signature.

He filled out bogus bank slips nine times between July and September, cops said.

The victim discovered a discrepancy in the account and the bank conducted an internal investigation.

Heron was arrested without incident at 12:48 p.m. at the bank. Heron was charged with grand larceny and forgery.
Metalhead October 25, 2013 at 03:25 PM
Nice job Ozzy. It wasn't enough to have a decent full time job....had to steal from an elderly woman. At least there is a job good opening for an Honest citizen.
Massa October 27, 2013 at 07:49 PM
Have fun in Jail Ozzy.
It's typical October 31, 2013 at 09:41 AM
It's typical October 31, 2013 at 09:42 AM
He's not white ?
It's typical October 31, 2013 at 09:43 AM
How did he get the job in the first place ? The one that hired him should be arrested as well if he didn't see that one coming. The article did say he was from Roosevelt didn't it ?
EJ48 October 31, 2013 at 07:39 PM
@ Typical - a bit of a racist are we? Really, you might be happier in Mississippi, and the taxes are lower too.
People Here crack me up February 24, 2014 at 02:06 PM
EJ48 are you shocked he's Black ?
Massa February 24, 2014 at 03:10 PM
This is such a disgrace.


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