Man sought in counterfeit bill case

Ponca City Now - November 4, 2015 10:20 am

Police need the assistance of the public to identify the subject pictured.

This Caucasian male entered the Dollar General located in the 2900 block of North 14th Street on Thursday, Oct. 29 just before 5 p.m. and made a small purchase with a counterfeit $100 bill. The bank notified the business the following day that the currency was bogus.

During that same week, Burger King located at 14th and Prospect received another counterfeit $100 bill likely passed by this same subject.

This male is believed to be between 25 and 35 years of age with a thin to medium build, maybe 5’9” to 6’ tall with a short blonde type crew cut. At the time he was wearing jeans and a brown zippered hooded sweatshirt with a narrow, horizontal striping.

Anyone wishing to send an anonymous tip online regarding the identity of the male passing counterfeit $100 bills, or any other crime, can access the link at www.poncacityok.gov . Click on the Crime stoppers link on the home page, fill out the tip sheet, and send the information or you can t ext PCPD plus your message to CRIMES (274637) from your cell phone. If you want to contact us by email here is our address: [email protected] , i f you want to phone in a tip, the number is (580)762-5100. As always, you will remain anonymous, and you may receive a reward of up to $1,000.

 

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