NEW YORK (FOX5NY) - Two 19-year-old Long Island women are accused of trying to exchange fake $100 bills for real money or merchandise at several stores.
Nassau County detectives say Sarah Abraham of Levittown and Krystal Joushan of Hicksville entered several stores on North Jerusalem Road Wednesday and attempted the scam. The fake $100 bills had "For Motion Picture Use Only" printed on them.
Police say that Abraham had also used a fake bill on Tuesday March 29, 2016 at Europa Supermarket in Mineola.
Abraham is charged with two counts of Petit Larceny. Joushan is charged with Petit Larceny and two counts of Leaving the Scene of an Accident without a report after they allegedly his a car trying to flee the scene.
They were to be arraigned on Thursday, March 31, 2016 in Hempstead.