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Wreck leads to stash of counterfeit cash

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HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

A man is behind bars after a car wreck lead authorities to a stash of counterfeit cash.

Rashaun Bolden, 24, was taken into custody by Hattiesburg police after a car wreck at the Highway 98 and Gravel Pit Road intersection where he fled the scene and hid behind a business.

According to an HPD incident report, when officers took Bolden back to the vehicle, they discovered money scattered throughout the vehicle. Further investigation proved the money which was over $1,000, was counterfeit.

Bolden was charged with one count of forgery.

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