Counterfeit Bill Alert in Twin Ports

By KBJR News 1

Counterfeit Bill Alert in Twin Ports

December 18, 2012 Updated Dec 18, 2012 at 12:53 PM CDT

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) -- The Duluth Police Department is reporting that people have been passing counterfeit currency in denominations of $20.00, $50.00, and $100.00 bills.

Suspects have been passing these bills at commercial and retail establishments in the Twin Ports area and obtaining change in the form of legitimate currency.

The police department is requesting that businesses dealing in cash transactions use extra care to examine these currency denominations to ensure that they are genuine.

The serial numbers on the counterfeit currency seized are:

$20.00 - JK81846191A
$50.00 - AD71928773A and CF06285234A
$100.00 - KL25138750A

If anyone encounters any of these bills or other currency that appears to be suspicious, is asked to call 911.

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