On November 6, 2019, Emily Helmer was arraigned by Magisterial District Judge Cathleen Rebar on an arrest warrant charging forgery and related offenses. Magisterial District Judge Cathleen Rebar set Emily Helmer's bail at $90,000 and scheduled a preliminary hearing for November 15, 2019 at 1:00 PM at District Court 38-1-28.
On October 21, 2019 at approximately 11:44 AM, Hatfield Township Police Officers responded to a bank in the 1500 block of Cowpath Road in Hatfield Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania for a report of a suspicious female in the drive thru teller lane attempting to cash a check but she did not look like the identification being presented. Responding Officers attempted to stop the gray Buick Enclave the female was operating but she refused to pull over and fled the area. Investigation determined, Emily Helmer of Bradenton, Florida attempted to cash a stolen and forged check for $3,200.00 using someone else's stolen driver's license and debit card.
CRIMINAL CHARGES, AND ANY DISCUSSION THEREOF, ARE MERELY ALLEGATIONS AND ALL DEFENDANTS ARE PRESUMED INNOCENT UNTIL AND UNLESS PROVEN GUILTY