SomalilandpressDecember 18th 2010 · 1952618 CommentsSomaliland+Police+Seized+Counterfeit+Money2010-12-18+14%3A21%3A51Abdiqanihttp%3A%2F%2Fsomalilandpress.com%2F%3Fp%3D19526 Berbera- (Somalilandpress)- Somaliland security forces arrewsted five men in connection with US counterfeit money in the coastal city of Berbera.
“Sahil regional Security forces has seized $550 US counterfeit dollar. Four people are being detained in connection with the case.” Said Somaliland’s chief commander Elmi Kabal .
Sahil regional police commander Abdiraxmaan Ibrahin Mahamoud speaking at a press conference in Berbera last night told the detainees were trying to use the counterfeit money, but fortunately were arrested, after a shop keeper informed the police.
Mr. Abdirahman warns Somalilander’s to be vigilant of counterfeit money and inform the security forces if they come across.
It is not the first time, that security forces arrest for carrying counterfeit money. The police are now questioning the detainees.