MONEY: The police warn people and shopkeepers to check their 10 euros notes for counterfeits that are circulating in Angouleme, Charente
The police station warns of the presence of counterfeits currently in Charente, in particular in the Angouleme sector. Traders alerted the police station, which looked into these cuts. Quite poor quality copies: they all have the same number PA7497803159. ” The paper quality is average, they are thinner, and there is no silver strip on the right side, where the hologram normally appears , “ warns the police station.
At the beginning of December, the national police had put their hands on an 18-year-old young man from Angouleme, who was trying to sell counterfeit banknotes in downtown Cognac for the second time. It was then evoked beautiful imitations. In his bag, the national police investigators had found 177 counterfeit € 10 bills.