Counterfeit American money circulating in Nelson

Nelson Police Department has received numerous reports of the fake currency turning up in the past few days.

Counterfeit American bills have made their way into Nelson.

Nelson Police Department has received numerous reports of the fake currency turning up in the past few days.

“Merchants are reminded to be diligent with all currency and make staff aware of all the security features present in both US and Canadian currency,” acting sergeant David Laing wrote in a media release.

These recent counterfeit US bills have been 50 and 100 dollar denominations.