Trio caught with counterfeit cash


FRANCISTOWN: Letlhakane Police Station commander, Superintendent Michael Maphephu has put out a warning to the public, especially the business community, to be alert after they caught three locals red-handed with counterfeit money.

According to Maphephu, they arrested two Batswana men and a woman on Friday after they were found in possession of fake cash.

He said the three suspects, aged between 37 and 60, were arrested after a stop and search by on-duty police officers at Makoba gate.

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