Toronto Police Services is requesting assistance locating a man who defrauded a 74-year-old of his life savings.
The elderly man was offered a position as a collections agent for A&N Ltd. and was asked to collect money on behalf of the company. The man was sent a cheque from A&N representative Mark Palmer and directed to wire a portion of it back to A&N Ltd. from his personal banking account.
The cheque he was sent, the company and the representative, Mark Palmer, were all fraudulent. The man lost $35,500.
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