Suspected Counterfeit Bills

Suspected Counterfeit Bills

The North Bay Police Service has recently received three separate complaints from retailers regarding suspected counterfeit bills being used to purchase goods at department and convenience stores.

The suspected counterfeit bills are U.S. currency in $100, $50 and $10 denominations.

There are two male suspects.

Descriptions provided to police are as follows:

  • A male wearing a camouflage jacket
  • A 5-foot tall male wearing a brown and tan parka
  • A 5-foot tall male with black hair and a moustache, wearing an orange and black coat
  • A 5-foot tall middle-aged man wearing a black and purple coat

Anyone with information that may assist police in these investigations is asked to contact Detective Helen Kent at the North Bay Police Service at 705-497-5555. For those who wish to remain anonymous, there are three ways to contact Near North Crime Stoppers. Call 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), text the word “Nipper” plus tip information to CRIMES (274637), or submit a tip online at

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