Man Wanted in Farmington Area 

A man with ties to Mexico, Maine, is wanted for passing tens of thousands of dollars in bogus checks.Police say 28-year-old Branden Belanger has been cashing counterfeit checks in several communities including Farmington, Rumford, Madison, and even as far away as Gorham, New Hampshire.There are warrants out for his arrest.Anyone with information on his whereabouts is urged to contact their local police department.Farmington Police are actively on the case.To call them dial 778-6311.