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Police warn of fake £50 notes in Andover

Police have recently received reports of 2 males attempting to use suspected fake £50 notes to purchase low value goods at several business locations in the Andover area.

Police have advised that if you currently work in a business that accepts cash payments please make sure to check the legitimacy of any large nomination notes you receive.

The Bank of England have a helpful guide in spotting fake currency.


If in doubt, Police say to retain the note passed to you and please call them on 101 and reference occurrence 44170388464