Funny money lands man in jail

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Juneau police were able to catch a possible counterfeiter.

    Dylan Fears, 20,  allegedly tried to purchase three hats from a store in the Nugget Mall with a fake 1 hundred dollar bill.

    Police said he ran out of the store when the sale was denied, getting on a bicycle.  Police were able to locate the suspect later and charged him with forgery in the first degree and theft in the fourth degree.

    Two Juneau men were behind bars for allegedly assaulting and strangling females in separate cases

    Joaquin Jesus, 53,  was charged with two counts of assault in the second degree.

    Jeremy Willard, 40, was charged with assault in the second degree and two counts of assault in the third degree.

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