Customs officials seize thousands in counterfeit bills at JFK airport
NEW YORK – Over $65,000 in fake U.S. currency was seized Saturday by Customs and Border Protection officers.
The seizure was made at John F. Kennedy’s International Mail Facility.
CBP officers found $65,200 in counterfeit $100 bills which were concealed in place mats and a shoe bag that were sent from Ecuador.
No arrests have been made and officials are still investigating.