Artesia Police Investigating Counterfeit $100 Bills

ARTESIA POLICE ARE WARNING LOCAL BUSINESSES TO LOOK OUT FOR FUNNY MONEY MAKING ITS WAY AROUND TOWN. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS…

INVESTIGATORS WITH THE ARTESIA POLICE DEPARTMENT SAY SOMEONE HAS BEEN PASSING COUNTERFEIT 100-DOLLAR BILLS TO BUSINESSES WITHIN THE PAST WEEK. WE’RE TOLD THE BILLS PASS THE PEN TEST, BUT HAVE OTHER TELL-TALE SIGNS OF BEING COUNTERFEIT. LAST WEEK, ONE WAS USED AT AN AUTO PARTS STORE. A DAY LATER, ANOTHER ONE WAS USED AT A GAS STATION. IF YOU THINK YOU’VE BEEN HANDED ONE OF THESE COUNTERFEIT 100-DOLLAR BILLS, YOU’RE URGED TO CALL ARTESIA POLICE IMMEDIATELY OR THE US SECRET SERVICE OFFICE IN EL PASO.