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Secret Service warns of counterfeit bills passing through Atlanta

ATLANTA (CBS46) -

The U.S. Secret Service is warning about counterfeit bills being passed through Atlanta and the Eastern Seaboard.

The fake note has circulated through the whole metro Atlanta area and several businesses and major retailers have fallen victim to the fake note.

The U.S. Secret Service has issued a warning which contains information on how to identify what the counterfeit bills look like.

Atlanta residents, consumers and vendors should take precaution when handling cash transactions.

Readers should contact the local police and the U.S. Secret Service Atlanta Field Office at 404-331-6111 if they have information on anyone attempting to pass the bill.

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