Local businesses in Cameron have alerted police to counterfeit dollar bills being circulated in the area.

Officials said over the last 24 hours, the Cameron Police Department received numerous reports of counterfeit money being passed at businesses.

Five dollar and $100 bills have been passed so far.

Cameron police are advising local business owners, as well as citizens, to check currency being passed and to alert them if they see anything suspicious.

The incidents are currently under investigation.

Anyone with information that could help the investigation is asked to contact Cameron Police at 254-697-6574.