Reports of man in Cumbria using counterfeit bank notes
Published at 09:45, Friday, 10 January 2014
POLICE are asking businesses in Cumbria to be vigilant after reports of a man using counterfeit bank notes.
Reports of fake Bank of Clydesdale £50 notes have been made in Cockermouth.
It is believed a man visited local businesses on Thursday, trying to use the notes when making a number of low value purchases.
He has been described as white, aged 20 to 30, 5 ft 5, and wearing a green Parka-type jacket.
Anyone with information should contact police on 101, asking for PC Louise Carter.
Published by http://www.nwemail.co.uk
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