COUNTERFEIT: Police are warning traders in Cognac (Charente) to be on alert after two instances of counterfeit 20 euro banknotes being used
Two complaints from traders in three days. In Cognac (Charente), the national police alert on the recrudescence of counterfeit banknotes of 20 euros. Of good quality, they have some flaws. It lacks the holograms and the vertical line on the 2. The appearance of the paper is not quite that of a real note.
Police officials contacted the Downtown Merchants Association and started doing door-to-door prevention.