Irby Joe Trotter, 37 of Rome, was arrested this week after reports said he attempted to forge and cash a forged payroll check.

Police said that on June 28th Trotter attempted to cash a forged check in the amount of $708.90 at the Rome, Liquor and Tobacco. The check was a forged payroll check from Forevergreen Landscaping

Trotter is charged with 4th degree forgery and deposit account fraud.