Albany man accused of having fake documents at TSA screening in airport

Albany County
selly yamie

Mustapha Selly Yamie

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COLONIE, N.Y. (NEWS10) — An Albany man was arrested after police said he brought fake documents to the airport.

On December 9, the Albany County Sheriff said Mustapha Selly Yamie was in possession of 10 fake out-of-state licenses and seven fake social security cards while trying to board a flight at Albany International Airport.

Police were alerted of the fake documents while Selly Yamie was going through TSA screening.

Selly Yamie was charged with 17 counts of Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument in the Second Degree.

He was arraigned and released on his own recognizance.

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