REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. (CBS)—A Maryland woman was arrested after police say she was attempting to use counterfeit tickets at an amusement park in Delaware.
The arrest was made on Aug. 8 at Funland in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware.READ MORE: WATCH: New Castle County Police, Neighbor Rescue Elderly Woman Trapped Under SUV
Police say Marilyn Hammerman, 81, of Rockville, Maryland, handed the fake tickets to an employee on the bumper car ride.
“The employee, who had worked at Funland for several years, recognized the tickets provided by Hammerman as being fraudulent from past incidents and immediately contacted management,” police said in a news release.READ MORE: Joel Embiid Scores 40 But Sixers Blow 24-Point Lead In Loss To Clippers
Police say Hammerman was in possession of approximately 20 fraudulent tickets.
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Hammerman was later released.