Bahamas Probing Check Forgery in Anna Nicole Case

2/21/2007 7:09 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
Officials in the Bahamas are investigating an allegation that a company called ANS Interactive forged signatures on checks written in the Bahamas and with cash winding up in Santa Monica, Calif., Debra Opri, the attorney for Larry Birkhead, revealed in court just moments ago.

Howard K. Stern, the subject of the questioning, said he wasn't aware of the investigation. He says he "didn't know" if he was an officer of the company. He did admit that ANS Interactive ran Anna Nicole's official website.