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Cops: Underwear, jewelry bought with fake money at N. Fulton Target

Police in Milton are searching for two suspects who used funny money recently to purchase more than $200 worth of items from Target on Highway 9 in Milton.

The suspects are both described as African-American. One is a male and the other’s gender is unknown, police said.

According to a police report, surveillance video shows the unknown suspect entering the store at 1:39 p.m. on April 21 to purchase a ring, earrings and Hanes men’s underwear. The suspect paid for these items with a counterfeit $100 bill, police said.

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The suspect walked out of the store and entered a dark colored sedan, police said. At 1:52 p.m., the male suspect exited the same sedan and entered the store. He bought a prepaid MasterCard and a bottle of Aquafina water with three fake “washed” $50 bills, police said.

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Evidence is being held in Alpharetta, and Milton Police have contacted the U.S. Secret Service office in Atlanta about the incident. Anyone with information about this incident can submit a crime tip and contact the Milton Police Department through its Facebook page.

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