Lake Wales, Florida -- Police are looking for a pink-haired woman who tried to buy BBQ with counterfeit money.
On Friday, May 24, Lake Wales Police responded to Woody's BBQ after the management reported a female came in and purchased food with counterfeit currency. The same female returned on later on the same day purchase more food using counterfeit currency and she was recognized by staff from her previous visit.
Woody's management described her as a white female, heavy set and had pink hair. This is the same description as the female who has passed counterfeit currency at other businesses in the Lake Wales area.
As the female left Woody's she was seen entering a silver Ford Escape with Florida tag 916 YTS. This vehicle is registered to a rental car company and detectives are following up on this information.
If anyone sees this suspect or suspect vehicle they are asked to call the police immediately. Anyone who has information on this case or who knows where this suspect is located is asked to cal Lake Wales Police Department at (863) 678-4223 or Heartland Crime Stoppers at (800) 226-8477.