Arrest made in ongoing counterfeit money investigation
A Janesville man was arrested after investigations allegedly linked him with an ongoing counterfeit money investigation.
Officers arrested Randall Thompson, 49, at about 9:30 p.m. Thursday, March 20, according to a press release from the Susanville Police Department. The department executed a search warrant at a residence on Center Road in Janesville after a joint investigation by agents from the U.S. Secret Service.
Thompson was charged with manufacturing fictitious bills and possessing counterfeiting material. He was held on a $30,000 bail at the Lassen County Jail.
The investigation continues, and anyone with additional information is urged to contact the Susanville Police Department during regular business hours, or its 24-hour dispatch number at 257-2171.
Callers can choose to remain anonymous.
The Lassen County Narcotics Task Force, the Lassen County Sheriff’s Office, the California Highway Patrol and the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation assisted the department during the execution of the search warrant, according to the release.