Counterfeit $100 Bills Circulating In New London

NEW LONDON, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut police say they’ve found a number of counterfeit $100 bills circulating around a city.

New London police say they are urging residents and businesses to be extra cautious in handling currency. WVIT-TV reports that 13 fake $100 bills have been seized already, and police are currently investigating a Monday incident involving counterfeit currency.

No arrests have been made.

The United States Secret Service, which investigates counterfeiting, has been notified and is assisting police with the investigation.

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Information from: WVIT-TV, http://www.nbcconnecticut.com

 

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