Man Attempts To Pass Fake Bills

Date: 05/11/2015       10:00 AM
Location: 6901 South Padre Island Drive
Offense: Forgery
Case Number: 1505150146

Corpus Christi Police Detectives have released camera surveillance images of a man they believe attempted to pass counterfeit money at a store, located at 6901 South Padre Island Drive, back on May 15.

The male suspect walked into the Stripes Store and gave the clerk a counterfeit $50 bill, in exchange for change.  The suspect then gave the clerk another fake $50 bill and three counterfeit $20 bills to purchase a money order for $110.00.  The clerk then realized that the money was counterfeit and confronted the suspect and he left the store.

The heavy set black male suspect with a bald head was last seen wearing a grey t-shirt and light colored long shorts.

The suspect in this case has not been identified, and detectives need you help in solving this crime.

If you recognize this man, or have  information about this case should call the Corpus Christi Police Financial Crimes Detectives at 886-2890. Anyone who would like to keep their identity secret and provide information to the Detectives should call Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) or submit the tip online at http://www.888TIPS.com. Information provided to Crime Stoppers which results in an arrest may earn the caller a cash reward.

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Suspect leaving the store

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Suspect leaving the store

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Suspect at the counter