Suspect sought in an identity fraud

Ottawa Police Organized Fraud Unit and Crime Stoppers are seeking the public’s help in identifying a male responsible for an identity fraud

On March 4, 2017, the suspect got a hold of a new debit card in a victim’s name using a phishing scam. The suspect over the course of the next few hours withdrew approx. $11,000 from various ATMS and Casinos.

Please see the images below provided by the investigator.

If you know the identity of the individual call The Ottawa Police 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.