CHICAGO (CBS) — A weekend raid by customs agents in Chicago netted more than $500,000 in counterfeit cash.
Officers intercepted two package from Ukraine at an international mail facility, on Friday night and another Saturday.READ MORE: 15-Year-Old Critically Wounded, Among 2 Shot In Belmont Heights Online Sale Meetup
The shipment was addressed to a home in Joliet and labeled as a prop, but importing phony currency is a felony.READ MORE: Dixmoor Boil Order Remains In Effect As Crews Continue Work To Identify Source Of Weeklong Water Woes
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