At least one person is in custody following a Thursday afternoon police pursuit.  Alton Police gave chase to a suspect that may have been involved in passing counterfeit bills in the city, according to Alton Police Department Public Information Officer Emily Hejna.

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The pursuit led officers across the Clark Bridge before ending in a crash at Route 367 and Lindbergh Boulevard.   Hejna says any local business that needs pens to check for counterfeit bills should call the police department, as they just received a new shipment of the pens.


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