Counterfeit Money, IDs, Credit Cards found in Sheriff Bust of Two Women in Disabled Car

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 18, 2016 / comments

(Tanya Starks and Kimberly Higgins Mug Shots Courtesy: El Dorado County Sheriff's Office)  The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a disabled vehicle in the roadway of Strolling Hills Road near the Safeway in Cameron Park.  Deputies contacted two females inside a disabled vehicle.

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

While searching their vehicle deputies located counterfeit money, printers, multiple identifications, checks and credit cards not belonging to the women.  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.

Booking Record:

TANYA STARKS 
JN1603914    TANYA    LANEE    STARKS    F
PV    20160817    INCUSTODY    35    EDSO
530.5(A)            F    GET CREDIT/ETC OTHER'S ID    $20,000.00
480(A)            F    MAKE/ETC COUNTRFT PLT/ETC    $10,000.00
470(D)            F    FALSE CHECK/RECS/CERT/ETC    $10,000.00
ENHANCEMENT        F    ENHANCEMENT FOR BAIL PURPOSE ONLY    $25,000.00

KIMBERLY HIGGINS
JN1603913    KIMBERLY    RENEE    HIGGINS    F
PV    20160817    INCUSTODY    47    EDSO
530.5(A)            F    GET CREDIT/ETC OTHER'S ID    $20,000.00
470(D)            F    FALSE CHECK/RECS/CERT/ETC    $10,000.00
480(A)            F    MAKE/ETC COUNTRFT PLT/ETC    $10,000.00