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Police Seek Suspect Who Used Counterfeit Bill

January 26, 2022, 2:49 PM HST
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Suspect (Photo courtesy of Hawai’i Police Department)

Big Island police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a person responsible for using a counterfeit bill to complete a transaction Tuesday, Jan. 25, at a store in Kea‘au.

The suspect is described as a Polynesian female about 5 feet, 8 inches tall and weighing 200 pounds.

Police ask anyone with information about the identity of the suspect to call Officer Calvin Furtado at 808-965-2716 or the police department’s nonemergency line at 808-935-3311.

Tipsters who prefer to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at 808-961-8300 and could be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

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