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Cops: Man Tried To Pass Fake $100 Bills In Greenwich

Michael Perez is suspected of passing counterfeit $100 bills in Greenwich, according to police.
Michael Perez is suspected of passing counterfeit $100 bills in Greenwich, according to police. Photo Credit: Courtesy of the Greenwich Police Department

GREENWICH, Conn. – A 21-year-old man was arrested on charges of trying to use counterfeit $100 bills at three different businesses in Greenwich, according to police.

Michael Perez, of the Bronx, N.Y., was arrested Tuesday at a gas station on West Putnam Avenue. Officers found evidence that Perez had allegedly used the counterfeit bills, police said.

Perez was charged with three counts of first-degree forgery, two counts of sixth-degree larceny and criminal attempt.

He was held at the Greenwich Police Department on $50,000 bond, pending arraignment at Stamford Superior Court.

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