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Attempted use of fake money sparks police chase


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COLUMBUS, Ind. — A Sellersburg man led Columbus police and Indiana State Police on a foot chase near the eastside Wal-Mart early today after attempting to use five counterfeit $100 bills.

Stores have been on alert since an earlier federal investigation involving counterfeit $100 bills resulted in the arrest of four Indianapolis suspects and a Columbus man on forgery and other charges.

Please read Friday's edition of The Republic for more details.

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