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Published February 17, 2010, 03:07 PM

Secret Service probes fake money in Fargo

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A Secret Service agent says there is no indication that the counterfeit money surfacing in Fargo and West Fargo is from a large organized ring.

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A Secret Service agent says there is no indication that the counterfeit money surfacing in Fargo and West Fargo is from a large organized ring.

Special Agent John Kirkwood says that local police have helped identify some potential suspects.

Fargo and West Fargo officers each arrested one person last week on suspicion of possessing or trying to pass fake bills.

Fargo police have logged eight reports of bogus $20, $50 and $100 bills being passed to businesses recently.

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