May 14, 2016 12:38 PM
Chesterfield man charged with passing $20s disguised as $100 bills at Keene stores
KEENE - A 22-year-old Chesterfield man is under arrest for passing $20 bills disguised as $100 bills at three local stores.
Peter Giandalone, 22, was arrested Friday on a warrant charging him with three counts of forgery.
During a search of his home Thursday, police seized a computer, printer and chemicals.
Giandalone allegedly used the phony $100s three times May 2. He used them at the T-Bird Mini-Mart, Circle K Gas Station, and CVS. In each case, he used the disguised $20 to make small purchases to receive change from $100.
He is currently being held at the Cheshire County Jail in lieu of $10,000 bail. His next appearance will before the Cheshire Superior Court on Monday
The case remains under investigation. Anyone who has further information is encouraged to call the Keene Police Department at (603) 357-9820, ask to speak to Det. Jen Ramey or Det. Joel Chidester.