Grand Junction Shoppers Use Counterfeit Money to Pay for Merchandise
Grand Junction businesses should be aware two men passed at least one counterfeit bill to pay for merchandise bought from a Grand Junction store.
On Friday, November 10th, two shoppers picked out items at Walmart, 2881 North Avenue, and paid for those items with a counterfeit $100 bill. It is unknown if the two men also shopped at other stores using counterfeit money to pay for purchases.
Based on the store's video surveillance cameras, the suspects arrived at the store in a silver four door sedan.
Footage of the suspects show two black males in their twenties. They are of average height and estimated to weigh between 180 and 220 pounds each.
If you have seen these men, or have a business that has taken counterfeit bills recently, please contact the Grand Junction Police Department at 970-242-6707 or Crime Stoppers of Mesa County at 970-241-7867.
All calls to Crime Stoppers with information are anonymous. If the tip helps police arrest the suspects in this case, the person providing the information is eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000. Anonymous information can also be submitted through the Crime Stoppers website.