Charlottetown police investigating counterfeit $100 US bills

The counterfeit bills have the same serial number LB45440078L, have no hologram features and display four Chinese characters on the back side. (Charlottetown Police Services - image credit)
The counterfeit bills have the same serial number LB45440078L, have no hologram features and display four Chinese characters on the back side. (Charlottetown Police Services - image credit)
Charlottetown Police Services
Charlottetown Police Services

Charlottetown police are warning local businesses that counterfeit $100 US bills are being passed in the city.

Two separate incidents were reported to police. Both happened on Oct. 12 and involved someone paying for an order at a drive-thru window.

The bills have the same serial number: LB4 54400 78L. They do not have hologram features.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call police or P.E.I. Crime Stoppers.

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