CORINTH, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Corinth Police are giving credit to a local store clerk who recognized a counterfeit bill passed to him Wednesday morning.

Police said the clerk let them know quickly.

“Due to his quick actions we were able to identify the suspects and executed a search warrant at their place of residence,” Corinth Police said on their Facebook page.

At the home, investigators found a small counterfeit money-making operation underway.

counterfeit operation (Corinth Police)

A man and woman were charged with fraud and have been booked into the Denton County Jail.

No other details have been released yet.

counterfeit operation (Corinth Police)