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Police warn of counterfeiting scheme

Stamford police are investigating after they say counterfeit money was used at the Stamford Town Center Mall. Police say they have arrested a woman for passing fake $100 bills.  They say the counterfeiters

News 12 Staff

Jan 20, 2015, 1:39 AM

Updated 3,438 days ago

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Stamford police are investigating after they say counterfeit money was used at the Stamford Town Center Mall.
Police say they have arrested a woman for passing fake $100 bills. 
They say the counterfeiters bleached $1 bills, then reprinted them as $100 bills.
Officers say the bills are difficult to detect because they are printed on real currency paper.


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