Thomas J. King, 31, 18212 Zane Whitson Road, Erwin, was charged with criminal simulation over $1,000.
Police went to Peoples Community Bank, 300 Sunset Drive, on June 13. Employees told police King deposited a check that after being processed was found to be issued on a nonexistent account and bank from Oklahoma.
King was jailed in the Washington County Detention Center on $10,000 bond pending a Sessions Court appearance Friday.