Woman sought in counterfeiting casePublished 10:22pm Tuesday, July 29, 2014
A 38-year-old Suffolk woman is being sought by police on charges of embezzlement and uttering false bank notes.
Police say Chiquita Monique Adams took U.S. currency on May 9 from the Bojangle’s restaurant on Bridge Road, where she worked at the time, and replaced it with counterfeit bills. Restaurant management caught the counterfeit bills and contacted police, according to a city news release.
None of the counterfeit bills were passed to customers, according to the release.
Anyone who has information is asked to call Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or text the keyword SPDVATIP and the tip to 274637 (CRIMES). Tipsters never have to give their names or appear in court, and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.