On Sunday September 11, 2016 about 2:15 p.m., a female subject successfully passed a counterfeit $100 (#E23594125A) bill at Jewel-Osco, 440 East Rand Road, Arlington Heights. After initially having the payment denied, the subject caused a minor disturbance threatening to “call corporate”. The clerk ultimately relented and allowed the offender to purchase five dollars of merchandise with the fraudulent bill.
Arlington Heights Police Department: Jewel-Osco security image showing suspect in counterfeit investigation.
The offender is described as a white female, 50 years old, blonde and pink hair, 5’9, 170 lbs., last seen wearing a plaid shirt, black sweater, black jacket, black sandals carrying a brown purse.
The offender fled the scene in an unknown make/model dark colored SUV.
The crime is reported to have occurred on Sunday, September 11, 2016 between 2:07 PM and 2:14 PM. The elapsed time range including the time the crime could have occurred is 00:07 (hours: minutes).
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