Suspect to be identified for using counterfeit money


The Ottawa Police Service Organized Fraud Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect who used counterfeit money to pay for purchases.

During the month of November 2018, the suspect passed counterfeit $100 dollar bills on multiple occasions. The counterfeit money was used at a business located in the 1600 block of Tenth Line Rd, as well as the 2600 block of Innes Rd. Please see photos below, provided by investigators.

If you know the identity of the individual 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.