CHILDERSBURG, Ala. (WIAT) – According to police, counterfeit $20 bills are circulating in Childersburg.
Police were alerted of the problem over the Labor Day weekend when a fake bill passed through a convenience store.
A woman told police she acquired the bill after giving a man a ride into town.
She tried to use the bill to get some gas at a local Kangaroo gas station where a second bill was later found in the store’s cash receipt.
Police believe there are several counterfeit $20 bills in circulation, and they all likely have the same serial number: JD06063759C.
Police have also notified the Secret Service of the counterfeit bills in circulation.
The case is still under investigation.
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