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Bogus Benjamins passed at big box store in Barrie: police

Police say man used 'poor quality' counterfeit U.S. currency at south-end store Dec. 7
Barrie police have released this image of a suspect in connection to fake U.S. bills being used at a south-end store on Dec. 7, 2023.

Barrie police are investigating after a man allegedly passed "poor quality" counterfeit American currency at a local store Thursday. 

Investigators say the incident happened Dec. 7 at a box store in the south end. 

Police are urging businesses to be aware of bogus bills. 

Anyone with information or who may recognize the suspect is asked to email the investigating officer at [email protected].