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Two arrested on counterfeiting charge

FARGO – Authorities here believe they have found the men responsible for recently passing phony money in the Fargo-Moorhead area.

Two Fargo men were arrested here Thursday for counterfeiting after a SWAT team searched their north Fargo home and found items police believe were used in the production of several thousand dollars in fake bills, according to a news release from the Fargo Police Department.

Terry Bruce Higdem, 32, and Nicholas Tom Seeley, 33, are each awaiting charges for the Class B felony, punishable by up to 10 years in prison, a $10,000 fine or both, the release stated.

Materials allegedly used in the production of several thousand dollars’ worth of false $20, $10, $5 and $1 bills were discovered at the home, the release stated.

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