The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) has learned that counterfeit official checks drawn on Sterling National Bank and Trust, New York, New York, are in circulation. A copy of one such instrument is attached for your information.
Any information you have concerning this matter should be brought to the attention of:
Mr. Joseph McGee
Vice President and Security Officer
Sterling National Bank and Trust
New York, New York
Telephone (212) 575-5230
Fax (212) 575-3485
Information concerning these instruments also may be forwarded to the FDIC's Special Activities Section, 550 17th Street, N.W., Room F-6012, Washington, D.C. 20429.
Nicholas J. Ketcha Jr.
Attachment: An electronic version of the attachment is not available.
Distribution: FDIC-Supervised Banks (Commercial and Savings)
NOTE: Paper copies of FDIC financial
institution letters may be obtained through the FDIC's Public
Information Center, 801 17th Street, NW, Room 100, Washington, DC
20434 (800-276-6003 or (703) 562-2200).