Boston man arrested for passing counterfeit money in Dartmouth

By: News Staff


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DARTMOUTH, Mass. (WLNE) — Police arrested a Boston man Monday evening after he was passing counterfeit money at a mall.

27-year-old Jaumell Clayton was arrested at approximately 4:15 p.m. Monday after he was identified as the person who was passing counterfeit bills at Olympia Sports in Dartmouth Mall.

Officers seized additional counterfeit money in addition to a small portion of cocaine when they took Clayton into custody. 

Clayton is facing the following charges:

  • Possession of counterfeit notes,
  • Uttering counterfeit notes
  • Possession of a class B substance

Prior to these charges, police learned that Clayton had two outstanding warrants.

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