MATTOON, Ill. (WAND) - Three men from Chicago are charged with using fake money in Mattoon.

23-year-old Mario Spruiell, 22-year-old William Spruiell, and 19-year-old Malcom Spruiell are all charged with forgery.

They were arrested Tuesday afternoon in the 200 block of South Logan Ave. in Mattoon.

Police said they visited multiple stores in Mattoon trying to pass counterfeit money in exchange for real money.

All three were taken to the Coles County Jail.