Steuben County Sheriff Jim Allard reports that on March 13, 2019, deputies arrested Brandon Deshawn Baker, age 28, of Rochester, New York. Mr. Baker was taken into custody at the Monroe County Jail due to an active arrest warrant. It is alleged that in October, 2018, Mr. Baker booked out of the Steuben County Jail and altered his jail commissary check from $1.77 to $3,129.00 dollars and tried to subsequently cash it. Mr. Baker is charged with Forgery in the second degree, Attempted Grand Larceny in the third degree, and Falsifying Business Records in the first degree. Mr. Baker was arraigned in the Centralized Arraignment Court and remanded to the Steuben County Jail in lieu of $5,000 cash bail or $10,000 property bond. Mr. Baker is to appear in Bath Town Court at a later date.