Gardaí warn of fake fifty Euro notes circulating at Listowel Races

Businesses and racegoers in North Kerry are being warned about an influx of fake €50 notes that are being circulated at Listowel Races.

Gardaí have received information that criminals intend to circulate high quality notes, in the hopes they won’t be as easily detected in large crowds of people.

Garda Carragh Kelly says the notes are of good quality, aside from being printed on inferior quality paper.

She’s advising anyone visiting the races or business premises in Listowel during the week, to be on the look-out for the fake fifties: