Suspicious males with fake £50 notes in Scarborough

Counterfeit 50 notes have been used in and around Scarborough.
Counterfeit 50 notes have been used in and around Scarborough.

Two males have been using counterfeit £50 notes around Scarborough and Ryedale.

The suspects are described as two large build males wearing blue sports clothing and speaking with Irish accents.

They have been trying to pass the fake notes around rural villages on the A170.

Police are urging anyone who has received a fake note to call 101.