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Police search for suspect accused of passing fake $100 bills

By Chelsea Ellsworth
Published On: Jun 03 2014 06:08:19 PM CDT
Updated On: Jun 03 2014 06:09:11 PM CDT
JACKSONVILLE, ONSLOW COUNTY -

Police said they are looking for a woman who tried to pay with counterfeit $100 bills at a Walmart in Jacksonville.

According to the Jacksonville Police Department, the suspect was trying to make a purchase in the electronic department of the Walmart on U.S. 17 at about 12:30 p.m. on May 17. The woman allegedly tried to pass four counterfeit $100 bills.

When employees became suspicious and asked a manager about the bills, the suspect left the store, said investigators.

(CLICK HERE: More surveillance photos of the suspect).

Police are asking anyone with information on the suspect's identity and whereabouts to contact Det. David Miltier at 910-938-6408 or email dmiltier@ci.jacksonville.nc.us.

Callers may also contact Crimestoppers at 938-3273.