Police Seeking Man Using Counterfeit Money At Patchogue Waldbaums

Man used the fake cash for a Western Union transcation, police said.

Police are searching for an unknown male suspect who allegedly used counterfeit money for a Western Union transaction at the Waldbaums supermarket at 440 West Sunrise Highway in North Patchogue.

According to police, the suspect entered the store on Sept. 29, 2012 at around 6:15 p.m. and used three fake $100 bills to complete the transaction.

Police describe the suspect as a black, average build man with short black hair last seen wearing a light-colored shirt and brown pants.

Photos from surveillance cameras are in the media gallery.

The suspect is wanted by police for a grand larceny charge.

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers are offering a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest. Anyone with information is asked to call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will remain confidential.

Jean Dibble March 17, 2013 at 12:28 AM
It should'nt be hard to I.D. this criminal!


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