Fake $100 bills being passed to Hub City businesses, police warn

Fake $100 bills being passed to Hub City businesses, police warn

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - The Hattiesburg Police Department is warning business owners to be on the lookout for counterfeit $100 bills.

According to police, several Hub City business owners reported a man was passing fake $100 bills in exchange for smaller bills Thursday.

HPD is asking all business owners to double check if they're given larger bills.

If you have any information that could help this investigation or believe counterfeit money may have been passed to you, call the police department at 601-544-7900 or Crime Stoppers at 601-582-7867.