Fake cash seized, alert sent out
COUNTERFEIT BARBADIAN $100 notes are on the loose.
And the Royal Barbados Police Force is warning the public to be cautious in dealing with high currency denominations.
In a Press release issued yesterday, the police also warned business owners to be wary during transactions.
“A number of fake Barbadian notes, mainly of $100 denomination, have been seized through investigations and a number of persons have been arrested, charged and placed before the courts,” the force’s public relations officer Inspector David Welch revealed yesterday. “Some of these fake bills have been passed as payment to local businesses,” Welch added.