Erin man found in possession of counterfeit money

Police arrested an Erin man on additional charges following a traffic stop.

According to a news release, the Schuyler County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jeffery A. Barton, 43, of Erin for criminal possession of a forged instrument.

Investigation revealed that Barton possessed counterfeit money which stems from a vehicle stop where he was also charged with aggravated unlicensed operation.

Barton was held for arraignment in Schuyler County Court.

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