Police seek counterfeit cash suspect

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Police say this man is suspected of passing counterfeit $50 bills at businesses in Troy, Biscoe and Albemarle.

TROY — Police are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate a man accused of passing counterfeit cash.

Troy police say the man pictured in this surveillance photo was passing counterfeit $50 bills at local businesses last Friday afternoon. Two bills were also passed in Biscoe and one in Albemarle.

The man was driving a gold 2009 or 2010 Ford Taurus. Officers believe he may be from the Richmond County area.

No additional counterfeit bills have showed up since last week.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Robby Penny with the Troy Police Department at 910-576-8151.