(Press Release courtesy of the Decatur Police Department)
During the past month, the Decatur Police Department’s Financial Crimes Unit has seen an increase of counterfeit currency being presented in Decatur. On April 4, 2018, a male entered a local business and presented a counterfeit $50 bill to purchase various items.
The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 5 feet 10 inches tall, and weighing 160 lbs. He appears to be approximately 40-45 years old. The suspect was seen leaving the business in an older model blue Volkswagen Jetta with an out-of-state tag displayed.
The Decatur Police Department is seeking information related to the identity of the individual. If anyone has any information, please contact Detective Ferguson of the Decatur Police Department’s Financial Crimes Unit at 256-341-4669.