Employee accused of forging signature at car dealership cleared

She was arrested in February accused of forging signatures for the purchase of a car, but now the charges have been dropped.

MIAMI SHORES, Fla. – Forgery charges against an employee at a Miami Shores car dealership have officially been dropped.

Sofia Pinedo, a finance manager at Tropical Chevrolet, was arrested in February. She was accused of forging signatures on documents for the purchase of a car worth more than $50,000.

On Friday, Local 10 News learned the case has been closed and the charges dismissed.

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