Police are appealing for help from the public after a man was caught using counterfeit currency at a service station near Coffs Harbour on Monday.
Around 6.30pm, a $50 note was given to a cashier at the Woolgoolga service station to purchase a packet of cigarettes.
The cashier quickly realised the note was suspicious and contacted police, who have now released an image of a man who they believe may be able to assist them with their inquiries.
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The man is described as being of Caucasian appearance, with a fair complexion and medium build.
At the time of the incident he wore a dark hoodie, sunglasses, a white t-shirt and beige shorts.
The man is believed to have distinctive tattoos on the right calf and rear of the left ankle.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.