Gardaí warn of counterfeit sterling notes in circulation in Cavan area

Gardaí are warning businesses in Cavan Town to remain vigilant as they say counterfeit sterling notes are in circulation.

It follows two separate incidents in the Cavan town area on the evening of Saturday 11th of March.

A male tried to pass dud £20 notes in Boylesports on Main Street and at SuperValu on the Dublin Road.

The suspect is described as being 5 foot 6, of slim build with brown hair.

It’s not the first time businesses have been hit by this type of fraud.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Cavan Garda Station on 049-4368800.