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Counterfeit cash found in Byron


BYRON, Minn. (KTTC) -- Authorities are investigating a case of counterfeit cash in Byron.

The most recent incident happened September 26 at Kwik Trip. The $20 bill was discovered to be a fake when it was deposited at the First Security Bank in Byron.

A machine at the bank recognized a phony serial number on the bill, according to the Olmsted County Sheriff's Office.

This is the third case of counterfeit cash reported in Byron in September. Two counterfeit $20 bills were passed at Margarito's Mexican Restaurant and someone used counterfeit $20 bills to buy alcohol at Byron Market Place.

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