SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Scotch Plains police officers responded to the Santander Bank located at 2253 North Ave on a report of a suspicious male attempting to cash a fraudulent check.

Det. Lt Sellinger, Off. Rites and Off. Serafin responded and arrested Nelson Reyes, age 39, of the Kingsbridge section of the Bronx, NY. Reyes was charged with possession of heroin, possession of drug paraphernalia, hindering apprehension, and fraud. is Scotch Plains-Fanwood’s only free daily paper. Sign up for our daily eNews and follow us on Facebook and twitter @SPF_TAP. Download the free TAPinto App for iPhone or Android.