Fake $50 bills passed in Saskatchewan

June 27, 2017 10:28 am

Humboldt RCMP are warning the public about fake Canadian currency that contain Chinese characters on them.

The bills are poor quality that feel like paper rather than plastic and have blue Chinese characters printed on them.

Close inspection of the bills will quickly expose them as being fake.

Humboldt RCMP would like any businesses or local residents who may have come into contact with the fake currency to contact the Humboldt RCMP Detachment.

If you have information regarding this or any other crime, please contact the Humboldt RCMP at 306-682-2535 or if you have information and you wish to remain anonymous in your reporting, please contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), submit a tip via their website: or text in a tip: TIP206 + your tip to CRIMES (274637).