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Windham County Sheriff's Office
PO Box 266, Newfane, VT 05345

Counterfeit Bill Passed in Putney

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE05/04/2018 1:49 PM

Incident: 18WHC001836
Date: 04/23/2018
Location: Kimball Hill Rd in Putney
Investigating Deputy: DFC Ian Tuttle

Accused: Unknown

Charges: Counterfeiting

Description: On April 23rd, 2018 the Windham County Sheriff's Office responded to the Putney General Store for a report of a located counterfeit bill.

Upon arrival the Deputy confirmed that the bill was clearly a fake. The bill was not the correct size for US currency, was printed incorrectly, and felt as though it was not money.

We would like to forewarn other citizens and business owners of the possibility of more fake money. Please use caution when accepting money.

If anyone has any information regarding this incident please contact DFC Ian Tuttle at 802-365-4942.



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