Forged 50 pound notes in circulation

Alert message sent 03/11/2018 15:19:00

Information sent on behalf of Lincolnshire Police


Good day.

 

This is an awareness message brought to you by PCSO Jad from Horncastle Police NPT.

 

Between 18:00 and 18:30 hrs on 02/11/2018, an incident at Martin McColl store, in Coningsby, involved the surrender of forged £50 notes by a group of four males. The group initially purchased one scratch card. They then, went on to repeat the offence numerous times at the same store.

 

Could I remind all cashiers, if available, to use forgery detector measures.

Below is a link to the Bank of England website which will help in checking the security features of bank notes. The bank also have an app, leaflets and videos to help the public and retailers.

 

https://www.bankofengland.co.uk/banknotes

 

 

If you have witnessed, and/or heard anything suspicious, and have information, please immediately call 101 quoting incident 167 03/11/2018 or anonymously to Crime Stoppers UK on 0800 555 111

 

 

PCSO 2366 Jad Mohamed

Horncastle, Wragby & The Wolds NPT

The Wong, Horncastle, Lincolnshire, LN9 6EB

Tel:  101 Ext 4634

Twitter: @HorncastleNPT

Email: horncastlewragby.npt@lincs.pnn.police.uk

 

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