Opelika Police Dept. searching for man attempting to use counterfeit money

Published: Oct. 26, 2017 at 3:41 PM EDT|Updated: Oct. 27, 2017 at 8:00 AM EDT
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OPELIKA, AL (WTVM) - A suspect attempted to purchase items using counterfeit money at a Dollar General store in Opelika.

The Opelika Police Department received a report of the incident Sept. 26. Photos of the suspect were taken by security cameras at the store located at 3706 Pepperell Parkway.

He is described as a black male with a short beard, between 35-45-years old. The suspect is approximately 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs approximately 200 pounds.

He was last seen wearing a red hat, white shirt with a logo on the front, and black athletic pants.

If anyone recognizes the suspect, please notify the Opelika Police Department's Investigative Services Division at (334) 705-5220. You may also call the Secret Witness Hotline at (334) 745-8665. You may remain anonymous if you choose.

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