Police seek suspect in counterfeiting spree

Posted at 7:56 PM, Mar 12, 2013
and last updated 2013-03-12 21:56:40-04

OREM, Utah -- Police are searching for a man they say has been counterfeiting $20 bills and using them to scam businesses into giving him real cash.

Police said the man’s spree began at a Target store in Orem on January 23. The suspect is described as a 6-foot-tall white male who weighs about 200 pounds. He was seen wearing a blue BYU jacket and baseball hat.

He has been seen leaving stores in a silver 1990 Ford F-150.

Anyone with information about the suspect or the crimes is encouraged to call Orem police at 801-229-7070