Newark Police Look For Man Passing Fake Cash


Police are looking for a man who is accused of passing counterfeit bills in at least eight stores in Licking County.

Investigators said the man has used fake $50s and $100s over the past month.

Here's a list of the of the times and places he has allegedly struck, according to police:

    Nov. 4    - Wendy’s at 10 S. Second St.
    Nov. 4    - McDonald's at 21 S. Third St.
    Nov. 18  - Family Dollar at 200 E. Main St.
    Nov. 21  - Family Dollar at 200 E. Main St.
    Nov. 21  - Ken's Market at 322 Hudson Ave.
    Nov. 21  - Speedway at 364 E. Main St.
    Nov. 29  - Speedway at 364 E. Main St.
    Dec. 6    - United Dairy Farmers at 77 N. 4th St.

Licking County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $1,000 reward for anyone with information leading to an arrest regarding the washing, making, printing, copying and/or passing of counterfeit bills in Newark. Anyone with information on these crimes is urged to call Newark Police Detective Travis Delancey at 740-670-7938, Newark Police at 740-670-7201, or the Licking County Crime Stoppers at 740-349-6888 or 1-888-488-9058.

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