Bowler Sought In Counterfeit Crime


Occurred Tuesday, May 15, 2012, 9:00pm 6116 Ayers Street, Forgery of Government Instrument 1205160035

Corpus Christi Police Financial Crimes Investigators would like help from the public to provide additional information about a man who passed counterfeit money at the Saratoga Lanes Bowling Alley.

The same person passed fake money to pay for services at the bowling alley on more than one occasion, and each time has been Tuesday nights. The man is a white male that has a beard and appears to be in his late teens or early 20’s in age. The man wore a long sleeve shirt, blue jeans and tennis shoes.

The man was with a second man and a woman at the time of this crime. The second man had long hair a sleeve tattoo on his right arm and wore a green t-shirt, khaki cargo shorts, and sandals.

The man is suspected of Forgery of a Government Instrument, a second degree felony punishable by up to 20 years in prison and up to a $10,000 fine.

Anyone who can identify this person or has additional information about this crime should call Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) or log on to The information provided could earn the caller a cash reward.