WILTON -- A 14-year-old boy who used a fake $20 bill to purchase a toy from another teen has been charged with a felony, police said.
The teen, whose name was not released, allegedly took part in the photocopying of a $20 bill to create fake money, according to State Police.
One of the bills was given to another teen in exchange for a toy, and police were contacted when it was determined the bill was fake, police said.
The counterfeit was reported on May 27, and the 14-year-old was charged with first-degree criminal possession of a forged instrument, a felony, police records show.
He was released pending prosecution in Saratoga County Family Court.