PETAL, MS (WDAM) - Petal businesses are being told to be on the look out after some local spots have been hit with counterfeit cash.
In a Facebook post, the Petal Area Chamber of Commerce said at least three area businesses have been targeted with counterfeit $100 bills.
One commenter on the post said it happened where she works and she believed it was a man in his early 20's using the fake money.
The Petal Area Chamber of Commerce gave three tips for local businesses to protect themselves before taking any type of payment.
Any business or resident who believes they may have been given counterfeit money, contact the Petal Police Department at (601) 544-5331.