Investigators with the Johnson City Police Department say a Knoxville man faces charges of passing counterfeit checks and attempting to pass one worth over $3,000.
According to a police report, JCPD charged Milton Mitchell, 40, of Knoxville with criminal simulation.
Investigators say officers with the department responded to the report of a counterfeit check being passed at Bank of Tennessee on West State of Franklin in Johnson City on Tuesday, May 14.
According to the report, Mitchell attempt to pass a check in the amount of $3,200.71.
Investigators say that employees called 911 because Mitchell was successful in passing counterfeit checks earlier in the day.
Milton’s arraignment is set for today at 1:30 p.m.