US counterfeit currency passed at local business
Hundred Mile House
2020-10-14 10:45 PDT
File # 2020-3633
The 100 Mile House RCMP are actively investigating the circulation of counterfeit US currency in 100 Mile House and surrounding areas, having received a report from 100 Mile House Tim Hortons location.
On Sunday, October 11th, 2020 an unknown male suspect entered the Tim Hortons on two separate occasions and completed purchases with counterfeit US $50 bills. The bearded male suspect, wearing a red coat, black ball cap, and back pack, then departed the store and entered what appears to be a white Chevrolet Uplander, with possibly other occupants, then they left the area. The loss of the transaction is approximately $130.
The 100 Mile House RCMP are advising other businesses in the area be aware counterfeit currency is being circulated and to be extra vigilant. Please report similar activity to the 100 Mile House RCMP.
100 Mile House RCMP continue to investigate this matter. Anyone with information can contact the 100 Mile House RCMP at 250-395-2456 or contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477) to report anonymously. Please refer to file 2020-3633.
Cpl. Madonna SaundersonDistrict Advisory NCO (Media Relations)
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