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Georgetown man nabbed with counterfeit money, police report says

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MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) - Myrtle Beach police arrested a Georgetown man after catching him with counterfeit money, a report said.

According to an incident report, police were called by a Dominos Pizza driver to the White Sands Hotel on North Kings Highway around 9:30 p.m. after the suspect gave him a fake $20 bill for a pizza.

Police found the suspect, 33-year-old Elliott Alexander Perkins, near his room. They found several pieces of fake money in his possession, the report said.

Police later found counterfeit money and printing supplies inside Perkins' hotel room, the report said.

Perkins was later charged with obtaining goods under false pretenses, providing false information to a police officer and warrants were being sought for forgery.

Perkins was arrested and taken to the Myrtle Beach jail.

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