RCMP Airdrie – Fraudulent Bills Passed, Seeking Assistance to Identify Suspect


Airdrie, Alberta – On November 9th, 2015, at 2:40 pm, a male entered the Co-op Grocery Store on Main Street in Airdrie.

The male selected a small value item and paid with a $50.00 bill. The male then exited the store and entered the Co-op Gas Bar across the parking lot.

The male again paid for a small value item with another $50.00 bill.

Employees discovered shortly after that both bills had the same serial number and were fraudulent.

RCMP was contacted, the bills and video surveillance were provided.

Suspect is described as;

  • Male
  • Late 20’s to Early 30’s
  • Approximately 5’10
  • Short, dark hair
  • Wearing a black jacket, blue jeans, and a brown or scarf or bandanna worn around the neck.

If you have information, please call the Airdrie RCMP at 403-945-7267.  If you want to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), or by internet at www.tipsubmit.com. You do not have to reveal your identity to Crime Stoppers, and if you provide information to Crime Stoppers that leads to an arrest(s), you may be eligible for a cash reward.

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