CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – Chicopee Police say they arrested a man who attempted to pass counterfeit money at Wal-Mart.
19-year old Jason Paulino of the Bronx allegedly used $700 in counterfeit cash to purchase items at the store Thursday afternoon. Paulino and a man waiting for him in the parking lot were both arrested.
Chicopee Police said there is a possibility the men used counterfeit money throughout the state.
The U.S. Secret Service is now assisting with the investigation.