Alamogordo Police bust man for allegedly printing counterfeit bills
POSTED: Saturday, May 24, 2014 - 5:25pm
UPDATED: Saturday, May 24, 2014 - 9:34pm
Alamogordo, N.M. (KTSM) — The Alamogordo Police Department has arrested a man they say was printing fake money.
Investigators say they found 21 year-old Malachi Moffitt with more than $400 dollars in fake cash at a home on Hawaii Avenue in Alamogordo.
Officers took printers, scanners, and chemicals from the home they think Moffitt was using to print the counterfeit bills.
The U.S. Secret Service and the Las Cruces Police Department are helping in the investigation.
Moffitt is facing charges in the counterfeiting case.
He is being held at the Otero County Detention Center without bond.