1621666_587270921367331_106867862_nUsing a photocopier as a source of their new found wealth, two men decided to on a shopping spree thinking they could fool merchants with their phoney US$20 dollar bills and ¢10.000 colones notes.

Police were alerted by a merchant in Guayabo de Bagaces, Guanacaste, Sunday morning when they tried to purchase a ¢1.000 colones minutes card for their cell phone with one of the phone notes.

Detained were two men identified by their last names Fuentes Vásquez, 24,  and Torres Jiménez, 26.

Source: La Teja