Harrison County man arrested on counterfeit charge

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Clarksburg Police arrested a Harrison County man for a counterfeit charge.

Lynn Hunter, 22, of Clarksburg, was arrested on January 23 after attempting to pay for gas with a counterfeit $5 bill at the Emily Drive BFS gas station, according to police.

Police said the clerk told Hunter that he could not accept the payment and would have to turn it over to the police. Hunter then paid with a real $5 bill and left in a gold Toyota Camry. 

On January 24, police obtained surveillance video and and were able to identify Hunter.

Hunter was charged with counterfeiting.

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