Leland Police searching for men after counterfeit money used

Leland Police searching for men after counterfeit money used
Leland Police are looking for two men who allegedly passed counterfeit money. (Source: Leland Police Department)

WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - The Leland Police Department is looking for two men who allegedly passed counterfeit money at local businesses.

According to a post on the Department’s Facebook page, the fake bills were used at multiple businesses at the West Gate shopping center - they then tried to do the same thing at Walgreens on Grandiflora Drive.

Only one of the men were spotted on surveillance cameras. The other is also a black man, roughly 6 feet tall with a noticeable growth on his left ear.

Leland Police are asking anyone with information to contact them at 910-371-1100.

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