LPD warns of counterfeit cash circulating in community
LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - Investigators with the Lincoln Police Department are warning the community about counterfeit cash that’s circulating.
On Tuesday, investigators with LPD took three reports of counterfeit bills being passed in a relatively close area.
Employees at Kwik Shop near 44th and O Streets said they received three counterfeit $20 bills over the weekend.
Employees at Taco Bell near 45th and O Streets reported taking a $20 bill that turned out to be counterfeit from someone in the drive thru.
Casey’s General Store on 48th and Fremont Streets reported receiving a counterfeit $5 bill on Tuesday.
LPD said investigators are requesting surveillance video from the businesses for further review.
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Anyone with information is encouraged to call LPD at (402) 441-6000 or Crime Stoppers at (402) 475-3600.
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