Police in Carlisle have released CCTV footage of a man they want to speak to regarding some counterfeit currency.
At around 11:45 am on Wednesday 22nd August counterfeit currency was presented at a newsagent in The Market, Carlisle.
Police would like trace the man wearing a grey coat, who had short dark hair, who is seen approaching the counter at The Paper Shop newsagent, as shown in the footage.
Police are asking anyone who recognises this person, to contact Carlisle Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111
Cumbria police are warning businesses to be vigilant after a number of forged £20.00 notes have been found circulating in the Keswick and Cockermouth areas.
PC Alan Taylor from Cumbria police said in a statement:
Police also urge local businesses to encourage all of their staff to check any notes. For advice on how to spot a forged bank note click here.