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16-Year-Sentence For Credit Card Thief Who Crawled On Theater Floors

A Philadelphia man who authorities say crawled along movie theater floors to steal credit cards from women’s purses has been sentenced in federal court in Connecticut to 16 years in prison.

10/25/2013

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Suspect Sells Counterfeit Cash To Undercover Cop

Bridgeport police say they’ve arrested a man who flooded the city’s South End with hundreds of fake $10 and $20 bills.

02/15/2013

Alfred Justice and Benita Montgomery (Norwich Police photos)

Counterfeit Money Passed At Staples; Two Arrested

Norwich Police have made two arrests after they were called to the Staples store on Salem Turnpike Wednesday night for a report of a person attempting to pass counterfeit currency.

09/29/2011

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Pfizer Will Help Educate About Risks Of Counterfeit Drugs

BY LINDA A. JOHNSON, AP Business Writer Pfizer Inc. and a pharmacy standards group are teaming to warn consumers about the risks of counterfeit prescription medicines, which endanger the public and take money from both […]

09/29/2011

Police Say Counterfeiting Suspects Joined Holiday Shoppers

South Windsor police say they’ve arrested two suspects,  charged with passing counterfeit $100 bills in the holiday shopping rush. Police say security at the Target store on Buckland Hills Drive spotted two men in the […]

12/23/2010

New York Man Charged with Passing Counterfeit Bills at Casino

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) _ A New York man has been charged with passing counterfeit $100 bills at a mini baccarat table at the Mohegan Sun casino in eastern Connecticut. Police at the casino charged 53-year-old […]

10/07/2010

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