The widower of Jenna Hinman has been arrested and charged with trying to cash a forged check.

Police say Brandon Hinman tried the cash the check at a bank in Weedsport in April, a check he was not authorized the cash.

He's been charged with Possession of a Forged Instrument and he was released from the Cayuga County Jail on 25 hundred dollars bail after his arrest this week.

His wife Jenna captured worldwide attention earlier this year after giving birth to twins when doctors discovered a rare cancer. She later died after a valiant struggle in a Syracuse hospital.

Investigators won't say whether the check involved fundraising efforts that were conducted to support the family in thier time of need..