Crime Stoppers is appealing for help identifying two suspects wanted for purchasing thousands of dollars worth of products from a Vaughan business, allegedly using a fraudulent credit card.
Two men driving a U-Haul truck went into the Kolani Kitchen and Bath store on Hwy. 50 in Vaughan Sept. 20.
They allegedly bought more than $11,000 of bathroom products using a fraudulent RCB Visa credit card, Crime Stoppers said in a news release.
A photograph of one of the suspects has been released.
He is described as black, approximately 30 to 35 years old, standing six-feet tall and weighing about 220 lbs. He was wearing a green golf shirt, black pants and black shoes and had an earring in his left ear.
The other suspect is white with curly brown hair. He wearing a blue dress shirt, grey jeans and red shoes at the time of the incident.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477), 1800222tips.com or by texting the tip to CRIMES (274637) starting with the word York
Read the full story over at York Region News.
This story was summarized by Canadian Fraud News Inc.
Marina Burghard writes for Canadian Fraud News about fraud-related cases, whistleblower, jurisdiction, identity theft, consumer protection, etc. – essentially about scams and how to protect yourself against this kind of fraudulent criminal behavior. She holds a Master’s degree in Political Science where her interest in criminology grew. Besides fraud, Marina’s scientific interest lies in terrorism, extremism and how to deal with it as a society.