Sylvan Beach, NY (WIBX) - State Police have arrested a Rome man for allegedly passing counterfeit money in Sylvan Beach.

Police say 34-year old Neil Stanhope paid a delivery driver for New York Pizzeria with three bogus $10 bills

Stanhope was charged with criminal possession of a forged instrument, a felony.

He was arraigned and sent to the Oneida County jail on $10, 000 dollars bail.

UPDATE: Stanhope was found NOT guilty.