Counterfeit money is in Ville Platte, Louisiana.  Police Chief Neal Lartigue with the Ville Platte Police Department is warning residents of counterfeit money being used at a local business. Businesses and individuals should be careful when accepting money. All bills should be checked and you should monitor the individual(s) presenting the money to you.  If you have money that you feel may be counterfeit, please contact the Ville Platte Police Department immediately.