Passing Counterfeit Money 2019

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Police: One of Three Men Who Passed Six Phony $50 Bills in 2017 Now Arrested

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Back on Nov. 30, 2017, three men paid for drinks at the bar at Ten Twenty Post restaurant, using fake $50 bills, then used three more at Gofer Ice Cream shop in the same building, police said. Recently, one of them, previously identified by town police, was found in New York City and later extradited to Connecticut, police said. He was arrested on June 4. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Police: After Counterfeit $100 Bill Passed in Darien Store, Four Arrests

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Three counterfeit $100 bills were presented at stores in Darien Saturday night, and one was accepted — which later resulted in the arrests of three New York City residents and another from Newark, New Jersey, police said. Darien police made the arrests and confiscated $3,300 in phony money. They were helped by an off-duty Stamford police sergeant who saw the suspects get into a car,  and Fairfield police, who stopped the car in Westport after the vehicle’s description was broadcast. (more…) Continue Reading →

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