Suspect to be identified in a fraud to purchase a vehicle
The Ottawa Police Service Organized Fraud Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect involved in a fraud.
On December 28th, 2019 a female contacted a dealership requesting financing for a 2019 Ford Raptor Super Cab valued at $87,000, which was granted. The caller provided a credit card down payment of $1000. On December 31st, 2019 the female attended the dealership and picked up the truck. It was later discovered that the female provided a fraudulent ID and credit information. Please see photo 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.