Local store gets counterfeit $100 bill

By Melanie Williamson The Erie County Sheriff’s Office was called in by the manager of the Dollar General store on Route 60 with the complaint that they had received a counterfeit bill. After inspector the $100 bill, the deputy reported that the paper was wrong, the bill was missing water marks, a counterfeit marker usedContinue reading “Local store gets counterfeit $100 bill”

Police gives tips on identifying counterfeit money circulating in town

By Karen Cornelius   Counterfeit money circulating in Vermilion is not a huge problem, but one that has popped up recently during the Festival of the Fish and at some local businesses, even a fake $20 bill reported as recently as July 23. Unfortunately, retailers, clubs, and the general public bear the entire burden ofContinue reading “Police gives tips on identifying counterfeit money circulating in town”