Guilty plea in Mason City forgery case

Man accused of spending "movie money."

Posted: May. 16, 2018 3:23 PM

MASON CITY, Iowa – A man accused of passing around fake cash is pleading guilty.

Charles Edward Reich, 40 of Mason City, was charged with forgery after law enforcement said he used money marked “For Motion Picture Use Only” at two Mason City businesses on December 13, 2017. Authorities say they found another fake $50 when they pulled Reich over for a traffic stop.

His sentencing is scheduled for June 25.

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