Suspect sought in fraud of over $10,000

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26 Jun

Suspect sought in fraud of over $10,000


Ottawa Police Central Criminal Investigations Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s help in identifying a male responsible for an identity fraud.

Suspect male stole a wallet from the complainant. He was able to change the pin number of the credit cards by calling in to the credit card company. The male then proceeded to make large purchases at a retail store and made large cash withdraws from an ATM. Total loss over $10,000.

Please review the attached photos provided by the investigator.

If you know the identity of the individual call the Ottawa Police Service Central Criminal Investigations Unit (613) 236-1222 Ext 5166 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.