Stonington Police are warning local residents and merchants of counterfeit $20 bills. According to an alert that was issued by the Stonington Police Department a bank in Westerly noticed counterfeit $0 bills being circulated. Here is a copy of the alert from the police department:
"It has come to our attention from a local bank in Westerly that they have information regarding counterfeit $20.00 bills being circulated locally. I am sending this alert out do that our local merchants and citizens will be aware."