Aterdairsville Police recently arrested two people, Jerrod Paulin Turner, 28 of Buford, and Kia Shimone Chin, 34 of Lawrenceville, after they allegedly used counterfeit money at a local restaurant.
Reports said that a lookout was issued after the suspects left. Police quickly located them and initiated a traffic stop on Highway 140.
A search of the vehicle led police to locate an envelope full of counterfeit bills and a firearm.
Authorities believe that the fake money was used at three restaurants in Adairsville.
Officers recovered $1,560 in fake bills.
Both are charged with st-degree forgery and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime.