Customs seizes $3.6 million in phony cash at Pembina border entry

State News

PEMBINA, N.D. (AP) — The U.S. Customs and Border Protection says it has seized $3.6 million in counterfeit cash along North Dakota’s border with Canada.

The agency initially targeted a commercial cargo of toy guns making its way through the Pembina Port of Entry last week.

Officers found the shipment contained 36,000 fake $100 bills

The agency will destroy the counterfeit cash.

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