STA. CRUZ, Laguna: Authorities on Friday arrested three members of a syndicate producing counterfeit money inside a room in a hotel here. Laguna Provincial Director Senior Supt. Florencio Saligao identified the suspects as Cyrus Soliman, his wife Kin and his brother Bong, who were caught sniffing shabu and making fake money. Saligao said they are members of the Bryan Gang engaged in money counterfeiting in the province. Confiscated were 23 pieces of P500 bill and 20 pieces of P1,000 bill which were all being painted with colored pencils to match appearance of real money.