Report of counterfeit notes in Beccles
Police are issuing a warning to shoppers in the Beccles area after an incident of counterfeit notes were passed to a shop.
The incident took place at W H Smith Ltd in New Market on Tuesday 11 February at some point between 2.30pm and 3pm.
Two suspects entered the shop and tried to make a payment of over £1000 in Scottish notes which were all found to be counterfeit.
The two suspects, two males, were described as having Irish accents and were about five foot eight inches to five foot nine inches tall, and had dark hair and wore heavy black coats.
Police would remind all shoppers and businesses to be aware of the below advice.
Anyone who has knowledge of similar incident taking place should contact police , quoting crime number 37/9141/20
Website – http://www.suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/existing-report-update
Crimestoppers – Contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111, or via their online form: www.crimestoppers-uk.org
Phone – Call 101
Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999