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CALIFORNIA, Pa. (KDKA) — Police in Washington County are asking the public to be vigilant after a gas station received some counterfeit money.

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Police say the counterfeit cash was passed at the Kwik Fill in California Borough.

According to authorities, a man used several fake $20 bills.

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The suspect is described as a black male who was tall and had a skinny build. He was wearing glasses.

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They are asking people in the area to “stay alert.”