Fake notes found at Nadi night club
Police in Nadi are currently investigating a case of fake notes discovered at a prominent night club in Nadi early Saturday morning. Police spokesperson Inspector Josaia Weicavu said: “A 22-year -old cashier of a night club in Nadi discovered 17 $100 notes believed to be counterfeits whilst counting cash during stock-taking.
“Ten (10) $100 notes bearing serial # FFA2759142 with seven (7) $100 notes bearing Serial # FFA2759138,” he said. Inspector Weicavu said business owners operating in the night were advised to check all the notes cashed at their counter. “Perpetrators may trade fake notes at night clubs, service stations, BBQ stalls and some other retail business operating in the night,” Inspector Weicavu said. “Please beware of people trading $100 notes in the night as ATM machines doesn’t provide $100 note services to customers.”
Police Investigations continue and members of the public with information on people producing counterfeit notes are requested to call Crime Stoppers on 919. Edited by Rusiate Mataika