FAIRFIELD - A Stratford woman is facing charges after police say she stole and forged checks that belonged to a deceased Fairfield woman.

Police say 34-year-old Valerie Gomez-Delavega, cashed six forged checks that totaled over $4,000.

Police say the checks were cashed between February and March of 2015.

They say they arrested Gomez-Delavega Wednesday at Mohegan Sun Casino