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.