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Fraud suspect sought by police

By: Staff Writer

Posted: 12/1/2017 2:00 PM

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Update: Steinbach RCMP reported on Saturday, Dec. 2 that the man has been identified after he turned himself in to police. On Tuesday, Dec. 5 police reported that no charges have been laid and they believe the use of the banknote was accidental in nature.

After a fake banknote was used at a Steinbach gas station, RCMP are looking to identify a man in connection with the incident.

On Nov. 14, a man entered Ste Anne Co-op's Brandt Street location and made a purchase with a fraudulent American banknote.

Anyone with information can contact Steinbach RCMP at (204) 326-4452 or CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or or text "TIPMAN" plus a message to Crimes (274637).

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