Two Women Accused Of Counterfeiting Money In Motel Room

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Two Georgia women have been accused of making fake $100 bills in an Eastern Carolina motel room.

Cumberland County sheriff's deputies say the Jonesboro, Ga., women, 38-year-old Robin Lynette Brown and 45-year-old Cecelia V. Robertson, were printing the bills in their room in Fayetteville.

Sheriff's spokeswoman Debbie Tanna told The Fayetteville Observer investigators found a computer, paper and scissors in the room. Deputies say they found 15 fake bills in the toilet.

Tanna says investigators were notified after some of bills turned up in local businesses.

Deputies say the fake money has a different texture and doesn't have all the security markings or numbers.

They are charged with counterfeiting and manufacturing, possessing counterfeit notes and conspiracy. It was unclear if the women had attorneys.

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  • by Anonymou Location: Anonymous on Jan 24, 2010 at 09:48 AM
    maybe they can work for the fed and print it out those Obama dollars quicker
  • by Anonymous on Jan 20, 2010 at 06:54 PM
    I guess they missed the memo about this being "wrong & illegal". Let them go! They'll never do it again. They promise!
  • by Thoughtfully Sane Location: Plymouth on Jan 20, 2010 at 03:25 PM
    Hey, stop hirirng people whom seem to have all of the educational and business qualities and start hiring more folks with integrity, Like Me.
  • by Wilma on Jan 20, 2010 at 07:58 AM

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