Two Women Arrested After Deputies Find Counterfeit Money, IDs, Credit Cards in Car

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(Courtesy: El Dorado County Sheriff's Office)

Tanya Starks and Kimberly Higgins (Courtesy: El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office)

EL DORADO COUNTY — Two women have been arrested after a search of the vehicle they were in revealed counterfeit money, printers, multiple IDs, checks and credit cards not belonging to them, according to the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department.

The sheriff’s department received a report of a disabled vehicle in the roadway of Strolling Hills Road near the Safeway in Cameron Park.

One of the women inside the car, Tanya Starks, was found to be on felony searchable probation. The other woman in the car has been identified as Kimberly Higgins.

Deputies located counterfeit money, printers, multiple identifications, checks and credit cards not belonging to the women inside the car.

After a thorough investigation, both women were arrested and booked into the El Dorado County Jail on multiple charges including, forgery, possession of a counterfeit die/apparatus and possession of personal identifying information without authorization.