A Derry man is facing charges after police say he tried to pass counterfeit bills. The incident happened on Saturday at the Blairsville Italian Club in Blairsville.
Police say 34-year-old Vince Skillings passed three counterfeit $10 bills to another person in exchange for a legitimate $20 bill. The transaction was witnessed by an off-duty state trooper who knows Skillings.
The bills were taken and immediately recognized as counterfeit. Skillings is now facing charges of theft by deception.