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Posted on: March 7, 2023


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The Opelika Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect involved in a Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument, which occurred at Books-A-Million, located at 2243 Tiger Town Parkway. On 12/24/2022 at approximately 11:17 a.m., the suspect, a black male, is seen on surveillance video attempting to purchase merchandise with a fake $100 bill. The suspect appears to be wearing black pants with a white stripe and a dark letterman style jacket with white sleeves and an “S” on the front and a large logo on the back. If you have any information on this incident or the identity of the suspect, please contact the Opelika Police Department Detective Division at (334) 705-5220 or the Secret Witness Hotline at (334) 745-8665. Tips can be submitted through our Opelika Police Mobile App. You may wish to remain anonymous.

Tips can also be forwarded through Central Alabama Crime Stoppers at (334) 215-STOP(7867), toll-free at 1-833-AL1-STOP, or via their Facebook page: or their website:

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