Two suspects to be identified in fraud of nearly $10,000

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13 Nov

Two suspects to be identified in fraud of nearly $10,000


The Ottawa Police Service and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying two suspects in a fraud of nearly $10,000.

On the 19th of September 2019, victim had their wallet stolen.  One of the victim’s credit cards was subsequently used for fraudulent purchases totaling close to  $10,000.  Two male suspects were captured on video in one of the stores where some of the fraudulent transactions took place. Please see photos below provided by investigators.

Suspect #1: heavy set male, short dark hair and beard, pink shirt, dark pants, carrying a black purse, ring on middle finger on right hand.

Suspect #2: male, wearing red ball cap with white logo on front, white t-shirt with u/k logo on front, black/navy blue jacket with grey panels on front, dark pants and burgundy running shoes with white laces.

If you know the identity of the individual call the Ottawa Police Service (613) 236-1222 Ext 6349 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.