2 Newark Men Arrested for Allegedly Counterfeiting Money

by Emily Baird on November 18, 2009

Two Newark men are in custody for allegedly counterfeiting US currency that has made an appearance in Licking County.

The Newark Police Department says thanks to a Crime Stoppers tip, it was able to obtain a search warrant. That search warrant was executed yesterday around 5 p.m. at 5 1/2 Krieg Street.

Randall Hutchinson and Chris Moss were arrested. Detective Sergeant Steven Baum says Hutchinson did have a firearm and suspect currency in his possession at the time.