Fayette County sheriffs investigate fake $20 bills
The Fayette County Sheriffs Office is trying to find out how
several counterfeit $20 bills got into the area.
A press release from Sheriff Steve Kessler says several fake
bills were found when a local business took their weekend deposit to the bank
on Monday, June 10. The Charleston
office of the U.S. Secret Service says that more counterfeit bills were
reported in Fayette County
the previous week
There's no suspect at the time. Sheriffs believe that the
bills may have been brought in by someone traveling through Fayette
Sheriff Kessler says that the easiest way to tell whether a
bill is counterfeit or not is to hold it up to a light and look for the "ghost
Anyone with information about the fake money is asked to
call the Fayette County Sheriff's Office.