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A Chinese man has been arrested after 54 fake 10,000 yen bills were passed at a shopping promenade in Tokyo’s Asakusa district, police officials said Wednesday.

Liang Binghao, 32, was arrested Friday for not carrying a passport after a shop owner told police he believed Liang had tried to use a fake 10,000 yen bill in his shop.

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