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Raleigh man accused of possessing counterfeit bills

Posted April 4, 2009 9:38 a.m. EDT
Updated April 4, 2009 10:03 a.m. EDT

— Warrants show that Raleigh police found hundreds of counterfeit bills in the apartment of a man arrested on Friday.

Jon Paul Baker, 29, of 2601-D Stewart Drive, was charged with felony possession of counterfeit instruments.

According to the arrest warrant, officers found more than 250 one-sided copies of $20 bills in Baker's apartment.

Baker was being held in the Wake County Jail under a $7,000 secured bond. His first court appearance was set for Monday afternoon.