May 15, 2013

Sanford police warn of counterfeit $50 bills

By David Hench dhench@pressherald.com
Staff Writer

SANFORD — Sanford police say someone is passing counterfeit $50 bills in town and urged business owners to keep watch for them.

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Sanford police provided this example of a counterfeit $50 bill.

Police said in a news release that they had received several telephone calls Wednesday reporting the fake bills.

The department included in its news release a picture of one of the bills, which has the serial number GE35575088A.

Police ask that anyone who suspects they have received a counterfeit bill report it to police immediately.

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