You're going to need a civil attorney in Colorado who handles general civil litigation. Most importantly, you'll need an attorney who appears in federal court, because as a result of your living in a different state than your former roommates. federal court is probably where this will get filed.
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Respectfully, you're going to have to wait for WF and the issuer of the check to work this out. If you discover the identity of the person who cashed the check, file a police report.
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