Mwingi Central sub-County commander Peter Mutuma has urged Mwingi residents to be very careful while trading to avoid being conned.
Mutuma, said police caught one man with fake money of a thousand denominations.
“I urge residents to be careful especially at this time when we have new currencies not to be conned,” cautioned Ocpd.
According to Peter, the man bought soda at a shop within the town and paid using a thousand note but the trader immediately noted that it was fake and informed the police.
The Police arrived and upon frisking him, they found nine other notes of a thousand denominations.