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Counterfeit notes in Torquay

Alert message sent 19/01/2018 10:18:00

Information sent on behalf of Devon and Cornwall Police

Police have received a report of a fake £50 note being passed at the Beefeater along Belgrave Road in Torquay on Thursday 18 January.

Officers would like you to ensure all staff know what to do if they suspect a banknote is counterfeit. The Bank of England offers advice for retailers and businesses on its website.

If you come across a counterfeit banknote, it is important that the police are contacted in all instances. Please contact police via or by calling 101.

This message refers to crime reference number CR/005361/18.
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Natasha Radford (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon and Cornwall)

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