Ira Jonte McGuire, 25 of Riverdale, was jailed in Rome this week after he allegedly purchased a vehicle using counterfeit money.

Reports stated that McGuire purchased a 2002 Chevrolet Suburban using $2,500 in counterfeit bill.

The transaction occurred back on August 16th.

McGuire was captured in Lexington County and transported back to Rome this week.

McGuire is charged with felony theft by deception and first degree forgery.