Suspects to be identified in using counterfeit credit card

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UPDATE: SUSPECTS HAVE BEEN IDENTIFIED

 

The Ottawa Police Service Organized Fraud Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying two suspects in the use of a counterfeit credit card.

On the 7th of December 2018, the suspects entered a commercial business, located in the 1500 block of Bank St, and made a purchase using the counterfeit card. The employee noticed during the transaction that the card was counterfeit. As the suspects realized this, they grabbed the card and fled the scene. Please see photos below provided by investigators.

If you know the identity of the individuals call the Ottawa Police Service Organized Fraud Unit (613) 236-1222 Ext 5433 or Crime Stoppers toll-free at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS). Remember Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display, we will not ask your name or record your call and you are not required to testify in court. If your information leads to their identity, you could qualify for a cash reward of up to $2000. You can follow us on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.