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Sgt. Brett Johnson holds up a counterfeit $20 above a real one Friday afternoon in his office. Five $10, one $20 and one $100 counterfeit bills have been confiscated recently. (Sarah Kolberg/Grand Forks Herald)

Grand Forks banks turn up fake bills

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GRAND FORKS -- Authorities are wondering if there's a link between more than a half-dozen counterfeit bills discovered in Grand Forks this month.


Nearly all the bogus bills were detected at banks after businesses -- including bars, restaurants and a bowling alley -- had deposited them, Sgt. Brett Johnson said.

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