Teller County authorities bust counterfeit money crime ring
Updated On: Jan 08 2013 01:36:37 PM CST
The Teller County Sheriff's Office has arrested four people accused of making counterfeit twenty dollar bills.
On Monday morning, authorities identified their first suspect in the crime: Monica Paradise. Paradise was arrested and a search warrant was granted for a Woodland Park residence. Investigators found counterfeit money and equipment used to make that money.
The Sheriff's Office was able to identify three other suspects and executed another search warrant at a Colorado Springs home. At that home, investigators found a vehicle and a trailer that was reported stolen. They also found illegal drugs.
Brian Joe, Austin Gulla and David Bowers join Paradise in the Teller County Jail.
The case is still under investigation.
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