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Port Hope Police warn of counterfeit bills

By Pete Fisher, Northumberland Today

PETE FISHER/Northumberland Today

PETE FISHER/Northumberland Today

Constable Bob Pitcher shows a number of counterfeit US $20 bills at the Port Hope Police station on Tuesday.

Port Hope Police are warning local proprietors of businesses to be aware of counterfeit $20 and $50 bills that are being uttered locallly as well as in Cobourg.

A local service station fell victim to this early in November.

The serial number on these bills is MK07342280 A. The bills were uttered in a drive through.