Japanese police have placed a Chinese national on an international wanted list for allegedly distributing counterfeit Japanese bank notes, the police said Tuesday.

According to investigators, Zheng Qingying, 23, from Fujian Province, is suspected of delivering around 80 fake 10,000 yen notes to a 23-year-old Malaysian man in Tokyo’s Shinjuku Ward in August.

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