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Red Deer RCMP investigate counterfeit US $50s

March 21, 2016 10:36 AM

Red Deer, Alberta – Red Deer RCMP have received reports of three counterfeit US $50 bills in the past 11 days.

In one case, a found wallet contained various identification pieces and a counterfeit American $50. In another case, a US $50 was used to pay a taxi driver and was later determined to be counterfeit.

Click here for information on identifying counterfeit US currency and here for RCMP resources and links on counterfeit currency in Canada.

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Media contact:
Cpl. Karyn Kay
Red Deer RCMP
403-304-7764

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