Counterfeit money suspects wanted by Ascension Parish authorities

Counterfeit money suspects wanted by Ascension Parish authorities
Source: Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office
Source: Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - The Ascension Parish Sheriff's Office is asking for help identifying two people caught using counterfeit money.

The APSO says that the two suspects made purchases with fake $5 and $10 bills at the Dollar General on Highway 431 near the Highway 931 loop in Prairieville.

The suspects were confronted about the counterfeit bills, and immediately left the store in a blue, older model truck. Officials say the suspects also shoplifted cigarettes and a bag of ice as they left the store.

Anyone with information on this case is urged to call the APSO at 225-621-4636, or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7867.

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