Queensland police encourage anyway with any concerns to contact their nearest police station.
Queensland police encourage anyway with any concerns to contact their nearest police station.

Cannonvale hit with suspected counterfeit currency

POLICE have issued a warning to Whitsunday businesses after a suspected counterfeit note was detected in the area.

The $10 note in question was passed at a business on Galbraith Drive, Cannonvale between 9am and 5pm on Wednesday, July 17.

Staff at a financial institution detected the suspect counterfeit note on Thursday, July 18, when they were attempting to bank the businesses takings.

Police have identified discrepancies including a signature and additional wording present on the note, but said they are only obvious on close inspection.

Queensland police encourage anyway with any concerns to contact their nearest police station.

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