Two People Arrested for Fake Money

10-12-06 – Madill Police arrested two people Thursday night, after they say they tried to pass counterfeit money at a two fast food restaurants. Police say it happened at the Sonic and the McDonald’s.

Police say 23-year-old Laramie Parten was able to pass along a fake $20 bill at Sonic, and shortly after 20-year-old Chrystal Tanner did the same thing. Then, the couple headed to the McDonald’s, where they attempted to pass off a $100 bill. That’s where police arrested the couple for conspiracy to commit a felony, for passing counterfeit money. The two were also charged with forgery.