Thousands worth of counterfeit bills seized in East Texas - KLTV.com - Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville |ETX News

Thousands worth of counterfeit bills seized in East Texas

HENDERSON, TX (KLTV) -

The Secret Service and the Henderson Police Department has recovered thousands of dollars worth of counterfeit bills.

A local bank notified the authorities after a customer brought in the bills after cashing a tax refund check.

Authorities followed the paper trail to determine where the check was cashed and uncovered more suspect information. Over the course of the investigation, officials seized numerous more counterfeit $100 bills.

In total, officials seized approximately $10,000 worth of the "good quality" counterfeit bills.

Copyright 2012 KLTV. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly