A couple and two men have been arrested by police in separate raids in Petaling Jaya for possessing and distributing counterfeit notes.
Police said the suspects, believed to have been active since October last year, were nabbed on June 5th and 11th after they were detected using the fake money to cheat individuals selling items online.
Authorities also seized an undiclosed amount of 100 ringgit counterfeit bills, printing equipment and several handphones.
A total of 13 reports have been lodged over the matter, involving losses amounting to 21 thousand ringgit.
All those detained, aged 27 and 28, were remanded until June 15 to facilitate investigations.