Counterfeiters arrested in Guanacaste

MSP photo.

MSP photo.

February 17th, 2014 ( Two suspects were arrested by law enforcement authorities in Bagaces, Guanacaste after allegedly defrauding merchants with counterfeit colones and dollars.


The suspects were identified by the last names Fuertes Vásquez and Torres Jiménez.  Both are residents of Liberia.


The suspects had in their possession 102 counterfeit ¢10,000 bills and 28 US $50 notes that were also counterfeit.


The counterfeits appear to be of fairly high quality.

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