Police Ask Merchants to Be Alert for Fake Traveler's Checks
Posted May 15, 2007
Fayetteville, N.C. — The Fayetteville police Fraud Unit issued an alert Tuesday for businesses to be aware of fake traveler’s checks that are being passed.
Several local businesses reported receiving forged $500 VISA Traveler’s Cheques, police said.
Any business that receives a $500 dollar VISA Traveler’s Cheque should call the VISA hotline to verify the check is real. The hotline number is 800-227-6811.