Three Schuylkill County residents have been cited for issuing bad checks to local businesses.

State police at Schuylkill Haven said Bridget Natale and Muriel Gorey, both of Pine Grove, were cited for issuing bad checks at BG's Value Market in Pine Grove. Natale issued her check on Oct. 14, 2009, and Gorey on Dec. 22, 2009.

William Koenig, also of Pine Grove, was cited for issuing a bad check to Chestnut Street Market in Cressona, on Dec. 9, 2009.