Indianapolis duo allegedly injected fake money into Louisville economy
Police say the fake bills were passed "throughout Jefferson County."
Monday, April 28th 2014, 12:37 pm EDT
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – West Buechel Police have arrested at least two people they say were injecting counterfeit currency into the local economy.
According to multiple arrest reports, police say 34-year-old Christina Ford and 26-year-old Quincy Oliver -- both of Indianapolis -- were found with 27 counterfeit $100 bills in the area of the Walmart at the corner of Bashford Manor Lane and Bardstown Road late Saturday night.
West Buechel Police say they -- with the help of the U.S. Secret Service -- arrested both Ford and Oliver. They're are accused of passing counterfeit bills "throughout Jefferson County."
Two other suspects were also involved, according to police, but their identities cannot be determined.
Both Ford and Oliver face multiple charges of criminal possession of a forged instrument.
Copyright 2014 by WDRB News. All rights reserved.