SWAT finds counterfeit money, arrest made

Posted by Ellen Krafve - email

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - A Longview man has been arrested after authorities found counterfeit $20 bills in his home. It happened Thursday morning.

It was while serving a narcotics search warrant at 2310 South MLK Boulevard, that the Longview Police Department Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) team and the Gregg County Organized Drug Enforcement (CODE) unit discovered the counterfeit money along with evidence of narcotics dealings and a handgun.

SWAT made entry into the residence without incident.

Dequincy Montreal Hollins was arrested and charged with forgery and unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon and booked into the Gregg County Jail.