A Palmerton man has pleaded guilty to passing fake money at various businesses throughout the borough.
Christopher A. Poplin, 32, of 407 Lehigh Ave., agreed on Wednesday to plead guilty to one count of theft for passing five counterfeit $100 bills.
The second degree misdemeanor puts Poplin on probation. He has also agreed to pay $500 restitution to the victims.
Poplin is scheduled to appear before the Carbon County Court of Common Pleas on April 19.
According to an affidavit of probable cause filed by borough patrolman Christopher Ritter: