Counterfeit money passed in Ridgefield
RIGEFIELD - Police are looking for a man who authorities say passed several counterfeit $100 bills at retail establishments over the weekend.
Police said there were five separate incidents recently of counterfeit bills being passed at businesses located on Main Street, Governor Street, Bailey Avenue and Catoonah Street. All of the incidents took place on Friday, Jan. 5 between 4:30 and 5:30 p.m.
Police said the suspect used counterfeit $100 bills to purchase items that cost around $30 on average. The suspect’s photograph was obtained through security camera footage.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Ridgefield Police Department’s Detective Division at 203-431-2794.