Woman staying at luxury hotel accused of forgery, fraud

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The Albuquerque Police Department says an accused check thief treated herself to three nights at a luxury hotel. 

Police were called to Hotel Andaluz on Sunday after managers claimed a woman couldn’t pay for her room. 

They said Tiffany McEwen Pexton owed the hotel $628 and they called police when two credit cards declined. 

Officers found the 29-year-old with several different ID cards with different names on them, and checks that didn’t belong to her. 

She’s facing charges including forgery and fraud. 

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