One held with fake currency notes in Chandpur

Sun Online Desk

23rd October, 2016 03:08:20 printer

One held with fake currency notes in Chandpur

Police arrested a young man in possession of 26 fake currency notes amounting to Tk 26,000 from Chandra Bazar in Sadar upazila on Saturday.


The arrestee was identified as Ripon, 24, a resident of Choto Luxmipur village in Haimchar upazila of the district.


Sub-inspector of Sadar Police Station Rafiqul Islam said locals challenged Ripon when he gave a forged note of Tk 1,000 denomination to a shop owner at about 5:30pm.


Later, 25 more forged notes of Tk 1,000 denomination were recovered after searching his body.


On information, police rushed to the spot and arrested Ripon.


A case was filed in this connection.