Police display fake HK$500 notes, a colour printer, and other items allegedly seized in a raid on a suspected counterfeiter’s operation on Tuesday. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Police display fake HK$500 notes, a colour printer, and other items allegedly seized in a raid on a suspected counterfeiter’s operation on Tuesday. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Police display fake HK$500 notes, a colour printer, and other items allegedly seized in a raid on a suspected counterfeiter’s operation on Tuesday. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Hong Kong police arrest suspected counterfeiter wanted in connection with 17 cases involving fake banknotes

  • The suspect is believed to have been behind some HK$12,500 in fake bills recovered in recent months
  • Police say the number of counterfeit banknotes seized in the first half of 2020 has jumped fivefold compared to the same period last year

Topic |   Hong Kong police
Police display fake HK$500 notes, a colour printer, and other items allegedly seized in a raid on a suspected counterfeiter’s operation on Tuesday. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Police display fake HK$500 notes, a colour printer, and other items allegedly seized in a raid on a suspected counterfeiter’s operation on Tuesday. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Police display fake HK$500 notes, a colour printer, and other items allegedly seized in a raid on a suspected counterfeiter’s operation on Tuesday. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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