Gardaí have issued a warning regarding the circulation of funny money in the Mitchelstown area ahead of the annual festival in the town: Indiependance 2019.
Ahead of the over event, Mitchelstown Gardaí have warned the business community to be on the alert for fake banknotes after €10 and €20 denominations marked ‘Movie Money’ was circulated in the town on Monday.
A Garda spokesperson said; “Be on the alert and check notes, especially with a busy weekend approaching.”
The notes have also appeared in Cork city. Elizabeth Fort said one of the notes was dropped into their donation box.