Police appeal after fake notes used across Wiltshire

Fake notes are being used across the county Credit: Wiltshire Police

Wiltshire Police is appealing for information after 30 reported incidents of fake notes being used in the county. Since January 2014, there has been a series of offences committed across Wiltshire involving fake £50 notes and fake Scottish £20 notes being used.

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These offences have taken place at retail outlets, pubs and hotels in Chippenham, Corsham, Trowbridge, Bradford On Avon, Devizes, Warminster, Westbury, Mere, Ludgershall, Amesbury and Salisbury.

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Police think that at least six male and female offenders are involved in these incidents and that they could be working as part of a wider team.

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Wiltshire Police is asking all retail and business managers to be aware of these incidents and inform your staff to be extra vigilant.

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If anyone should try and use a fake note, please dial 999 immediately to give officers the opportunity to apprehend the offenders at the scene.

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If the offenders are no longer at the scene, then please call Wiltshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 where information can be left anonymously.

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Officers want people to make a note of the offender's physical description and also details of any vehicles that they are seen to be using.

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